Family Weekend 2015 is Friday, October 2 - Sunday, October 4.
We suggest you make your reservations sooner rather than later. To help you plan your visit, we've put together information on places to stay. If you haven't already made your reservations, you want to start thinking of that.
We are also holding room blocks at the following hotels in the area:
Block Code: UMass Family Weekend
Rates:$153.00 plus tax (Fri./Sat.), $108 plus tax (Sun.)
Comfort Inn, Hadley
Block Code: UMass Family Weekend OR 2095079
Rate: $94.00 plus tax
Hampton Inn, West Springfield
Block Code: SMERF
Rate: $129.00 plus tax
Red Roof Inn, South Deerfield
Block Code: B289UMASSF
Rates: $110.49 -125.79 plus tax, rates vary on occupancy
* Offers are good on rooms booked through September 2, 2015 while rooms remain available. We encourage you to book as soon as possible as Family Weekend is typically a sell out weekend for the hotels in the area.
Yes, there will be a movie on Friday and a brunch on Sunday. The majority of the programming will be held on Saturday so if you cannot stay over night, you will still be able to participate in most of the events.
The schedule of events will be posted in August.
Online registration will open in August.
This is not a problem. After you register, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know the names of both parents/guardians and we will make up two separate packets for you.
After you register, please send us a note at email@example.com with your needs and we will do our best to accommodate you. Please note: We do not supply wheelchairs or scooters.
Yes, there are several other things to do in the town of Amherst that weekend. There will be a special page in your registration packet that will have the information for these events.