Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

We look forward to welcoming you to campus on May 14th as we celebrate our graduates.

Welcome to the 2020/2021 Commencement Website. Here, graduates will find information about caps & gowns, graduate instructions, and awards. Additional information will be updated regularly, however, if you have specific questions, please contact the Office of External Relations and University Events at commencement@umass.edu or 413-577-1101.


Recent News

The University of Massachusetts Amherst will award more than 6,500 graduate and undergraduate degrees during commencement ceremonies scheduled for Thursday and Friday, May 13 and 14.

The University of Massachusetts Police Department is issuing a traffic advisory for Thursday and Friday, May 13 and 14, related to the graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies at UMass Amherst.

Ten Outstanding Graduating Seniors to be Honored as 21st Century Leaders at UMass Amherst Commencement Ceremonies.

Two graduates recognized as Jack Welch Scholars

National Champion Ice Hockey Coach Greg Carvel Will Be the Featured Speaker at the Undergraduate Commencement on May 14.