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Join the Celebration: Be a Commencement Volunteer

Share the joy of 5,500 graduating seniors with their 22,000 guests as they leave their UMass Amherst student days and launch their newly earned alumni lives. To ensure smooth sailing on their departure date — Friday, May 8 — we need you as a Commencement Ambassador to make this important event a success!

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Contact Information
If you are a UMass Amherst employee, we would like to let your supervisor know that you have volunteered.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss special needs, please call Stephanie Subocz at 577-1101 or email

Important Dates

Volunteer Orientation and Rehearsal: Thursday, May 7 at McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Golf Cart Drivers
10 - 11 a.m.
McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Guest Services and Marshals
11 - 12 p.m.
McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Report times on Friday, May 8:

Guest Services
Report at 2:30 p.m.

Marshals and Golf Cart Drivers
Report at 3 p.m.

Appreciation Lunch
Friday, May 8
Noon to 2 p.m.
Berkshire Dining Commons