Ceremonies

Thursday, May 7 through Saturday, May 9, 2020, UMass Amherst welcomes thousands of graduates, families, friends, faculty and guests to campus for Undergraduate Commencement, Commissioning, and Senior Recognition Ceremonies.

Please be advised that on Friday, May 8, there will be heavy traffic beginning around 1 p.m. and lasting through the end of the Undergraduate Commencement ceremony, around 7 pm. If you are arriving on campus to attend a senior recognition ceremony please park, enjoy the ceremony, and then take the public transportation provided by UMass (or walk to McGuirk Alumni Stadium to the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony).

Please contact Disability Services at 413-545-0892 or visit Accessibility page for additional support/services.

We look forward to having you on campus and celebrating with our graduating seniors!

Graduate Ceremony

Friday, May 8, 2020
9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Mullins Center

Learn more about the graduate commencement ceremony

Undergraduate Ceremony

Friday, May 8, 2020
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

McGuirk Alumni Stadium
Post-Undergraduate Ceremony Shuttle Map

Learn more about the undergraduate commencement ceremony

Stockbridge Ceremony AS Degree

Saturday, May 9, 2020
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Bowker Auditorium 

Learn more about the Stockbridge ceremony
 

Senior Recognition Ceremonies

Thursday, May 7 - Saturday, May 9, 2020
Various times and locations

Learn more about senior recognition ceremonies