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Fall Visit Days 2018

Registration is open! Please click here to register. 

Please join us as we welcome all prospective students and their families to learn more about the Commonwealth's Flagship Campus. Students and families will have an opportunity to tour our beautiful campus, connect with representatives from Admissions, and learn more about the UMass Amherst experience.

Registration for Fall Visit Days is limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Transfer students please note: Transfer counselors and transfer information will be available on October 21 and October 28.

Can't make it to campus for Fall Visit Days? We offer other opportunities, including daily information sessions and tours, for you to visit campus and learn more about UMass Amherst. Please see our visits page for more information.


Schedule of Events

Tentative Schedule; for full program please click here

Morning Programming

8:30-9:00 - Registration, Check-In, Refreshments, Resource Tables in the Student Union Ballroom

  • Learn about the diverse programs and services offered at UMass Amherst. Meet with representatives and take home valuable information. See schedule below. 

9:00-9:30 - Admissions and University Overview

9:30-10:15 - Session 1

10:30-11:15 - Session 2

Sessions: 

Financial Aid - Let Financial Aid Services show you how to plan for your college expenses, apply for financial aid, search for scholarships, work on campus, and more. 

First Year Experience with Student Panel - Representatives from Residence Education and Undergraduate Student Success will provide an overview on unique residential and academic opportunities for first year students at UMass Amherst. Topics will include UMass Amherst’s distinctive Residential Academic Programs (RAP) and Residential First Year Experience (RFYE). The overview will be followed by our expert student panel who will share their personal experiences and open the room for your questions.

Guests will be escorted to sessions listed above.

 

Optional Afternoon Programming

11:30-12:30 - Informal Admissions Q & A

  • If you have any additional questions after the morning sessions, there will be admissions counselors available in the Student Union.

Note: there will be transfer admissions counselors available only on October 21 and October 28.

11:30 & 1:00 - Campus Tours

11:45-12:30 - Commonwealth Honors College Session 

 

Morning Resource Tables

Guests will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from the following organizations during registration and check-in. Don't see a particular organization? Check back, as the list is updated daily!

Last Updated: 10/2/18

 

Saturday September 8 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • School of Public Health and Health Sciences
  • College of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • UMass Store
  • Isenberg School of Management
  • College of Information and Computer Sciences
  • Newman Center
  • Air Force ROTC
  • College of Education
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology
  • Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success

Sunday September 23 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • College of Nursing
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • School of Public Health and Health Sciences
  • College of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Army ROTC
  • UMass Store
  • College of Natural Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • Newman Center
  • Air Force ROTC
  • UMass Libraries
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology

Saturday September 29 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • School of Public Health and Health Sciences
  • Army ROTC
  • UMass Store
  • Learning Resource Center
  • College of Natural Sciences
  • Air Force ROTC
  • UMass Libraries 
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology
  • Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success

Monday October 8 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • College of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • UMass Store
  • Newman Center
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology
  • UMass Summer Programs

Sunday October 14 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • School of Public Health and Health Sciences
  • UMass Store
  • Learning Resource Center
  • College of Natural Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Information and Computer Sciences
  • Air Force ROTC
  • College of Education
  • UMass Libraries
  • UMass Minuteman Marching Band
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology

Sunday October 21 [EVENT HAS PASSED]

  • College of Nursing
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Army ROTC
  • UMass Store
  • Newman Center
  • Air Force ROTC
  • UMass Libraries
  • UMass Minuteman Marching Band
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success
  • UMass Sumer Programs

Sunday October 28 [EVENT HAS REACHED CAPACITY]

  • College of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Army ROTC
  • UMass Store
  • Isenberg School of Management
  • College of Natural Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Information and Computer Sciences
  • Newman Center
  • Air Force ROTC
  • UMass Libraries
  • Undergraduate Student Success
  • 5-College Consortium
  • Career Services
  • UMass Information Technology
  • Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success


Questions?

If you have questions, we have the answers. Let us know how we can help make your visit to UMass Amherst a success. Email events@admissions.umass.edu today or call our office at 413-545-0222.