Important Dates

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.


April 25       Paws Program, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Student Union ballroom and W.E.B. Du Bois Library

April 27        Last day of classes

April 29        Founders Day (university is open)

April 29        Final examinations begin


May 5           Last day of finals

May 5           Residence halls close

May 6-7       Commencement Weekend

May 10         Final grades due

May 16         First day of classes, Summer Session I

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar