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.

November

November 18 - Residence halls close for Thanksgiving break at 10 a.m.
November 26 - Residence halls re-open at 10 a.m.
November 27 - Classes resume
December 4 - Paws therapy dog program, Student Union Ballroom
and W.E.B Du Bois Library, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
December 12 - Last day of classes
December 14 – 20 - Final exams
December 21 - Residence halls close at 10 a.m.
December 26 - First day of optional winter term classes

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar