#40Days of UMass: Day 1

Fall Welcome Events

Sunday, September 1, 2019 | 12 - 5 pm
Goodell Lawn
Outdoor festival highlight university resources. Includes tudent performances, food, and giveaways. 

RASC Open House
Sunday, September 1, 2019 | See your PM for specific time
First-Year Residence Halls
Peer Mentors promote the location of, services provided, and benefits/opportunities of using the RASC.

Transfer Student Welcome
Sunday, September 1, 2019 | 7 pm
Marriott Center, Campus Center
Meet other incoming transfer students while you learn about campus resources. Show off your UMass knowledge for a chance to win some prizes!

LOL at UMass*
Sunday, September 1, 2019 | 8 pm
Haigis Mall Tent
Laugh out loud with a fantastic show with 3 professional comedians.
40 Days of UMass Challenge: Connection

College Meetings - mandatory for all incoming students
Monday, September 2, 2019 | 12 pm & 1:15 pm
Click here for a complete listing of meeting times and locations.

New Student Convocation
Monday, September 2, 2019 | 2:30 pm 
Mullins Center Arena
Join Campus Leadership and your Academic Deans for your academic welcome to the university. Afterward, we'll take the class photo and make the Minuteman March up to the Welcome BBQ.

Fall Welcome Barbeque
Monday, September 2, 2019 | 4 pm
Haigis Mall Tent
Join the entire campus community for a barbeque.


Join one of the many ensembles hosted by the Music & Dance Department!
Play an instrument? Love to sing? Don't leave those talents at home -- make them part of your UMass experience! Auditions for Music & Dance Department's many ensembles, from choral and instrumental to jazz and classical, starting Tuesday, September 3rd -- click here for more information.

*Indicates event is a part of the 40 Days of UMass Challenge