New Student Events

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Events below are collaborative efforts with NSO, University Programming Council and the Center for Health Promotion.


Saturday, August 31 | 2 to 5:30 p.m. | Intramural Fields

Lawn games, inflatables, intramural sports job and information tables, giveaways, and more!


Yoga on the Pond
Sunday, September 1 | 10 a.m. to noon | Campus Pond

Enjoy a session of relaxing yoga in a beautiful setting. No experience necessary – all levels welcome.


Wellbeing Night
Wednesday, September 4 | 7 to 11 p.m. | Haigis Mall

Unwind after class with aqua massage, an oxygen bar, exercise classes, and more.


Sunset Yoga
Friday, September 6 | 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. | Boyden Fields

Greet the sunset with an all-levels outdoor yoga class.

  Paws Program

Paws Program
Tuesday, October 1 | 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Campus Center Auditorium and W.E.B. Du Bois Library

Feeling stressed? Stop by the Paws Program to hang out with therapy dogs.

  Sleep Fair

Sleep Fair
Wednesday, October 2 | 1 to 3 p.m. | Campus Center Auditorium

Sleepless At UMass? The Sleep Fair highlights the importance of developing good sleep hygiene. Learn guided meditation; enjoy Reiki, massage, or acupuncture; win raffle prizes and more!


Chancellor’s Cup

A championship for First Year residential clusters, competing for the Cup is a fun way to build community and relationships. The 3 1/2 foot trophy sits in the Recreation Center trophy case. READ MORE!

For more New Student events programming, visit #40DaysofUMass!