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UMass Amherst Common Read 2014

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has selected Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman as its Common Read for 2014-15.  Find out more about Common Read and this year's selection here.

UMass Football 2014

Get ready for an exciting UMass Football season! Click here for more information.

Student Affairs Division

Campus Pulse Events

Wed, Sep 17, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Meditation Group

Relax… Meditate!! These student-led, non-denominational meditation ...
Location: Campus Center 162

Wed, Sep 17, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

UMass Ballroom Dance Team Fall Tryouts

The UMass Ballroom Dance Team will be hosting their fall tryouts! Tryouts are ...
Location: Campus Center Auditorium

Wed, Sep 17, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Sigma Alpha Mu

Informational Meetings for Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity. ...
Location: Herter 205

Sat, Sep 20, 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

GI Theta Chi

A 5K run in support of the Wounded Warrior Project organized by Theta Chi ...
Location: Southwest Horseshoe


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Volunteer UMass

Find/Post Volunteer Opportunities

SophoMORE year!

Exciting opportunities lie ahead.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

Welcome to the Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life (SACL) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. As student affairs professionals, our work is based on the philosophy of student development.

Advice for Students... from Students

Branch out! Don't be afraid of asking questions and trying new things.

Pamela DeBarros, Chi Alpha, Class of 2013