Here are a few important dates that parents should know about along with other campus events. For a complete listing of events and academic calendar at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, as well as the other four colleges in the area, please visit the links below.
September 4 - First-year move-in, 8:30 a.m. to 4: p.m.
September 4-7 - Fall NSO for new and transfer students
September 5 - Transfer move-in, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
September 6 - Returning student move-in, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
September 6-20 - Welcome Week: "Create Your UMass"
September 7 - Labor Day (no classes)
September 8 - First day of classes and deadline to enroll in the Upay payment plan
September 17 - Room Swaps begin
September 21 - Last day of Add/Drop
September 21 - Deadline to change meal plan for Fall semester
September 21 - deadline to waive the Student Health Benefit Plan
September 26 - UMass Impact Day of Service, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
October 2-4 - Family Weekend
Other Campus Calendars