September 3, 2013
The first day of classes for the 2013-2014 academic year.

September 3, 2013

Auditions for various UMass Choirs take place on Tuesday, Sept. 3 from 11:00 am -12:30 pm, and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

September 3, 2013
11:00 am-12:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, 253

Check out the newest residential community and enjoy sweet treats! This is an all-campus event, free and open to ALL members of the UMass Amherst community.

September 3, 2013
1:30 pm-4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, outside Roots Cafe

Auditions for various Jazz Ensembles, sign up sheet outside room 252 Fine Arts Center.  Drummers audition room 149M Fine Arts Center.

September 3, 2013
2:00 pm-4:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, 252

Find out how to get involved in one (or more) of the over 200 student organizations here at UMass Amherst.  Check out the free giveaways from many campus vendors.

September 3, 2013
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

The Dean of the Graduate School cordially invites all new incoming graduate students to the Graduate Dean's Welcoming Reception. 

September 3, 2013
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

UMass field hockey home-opener against UMass-Lowell.

September 3, 2013
5:00 pm

Garber Field

Geoff Lawton is an internationally renowned permaculture designer, teacher and consultant who has worked in over 35 different countries.

September 3, 2013
6:00 pm

Campus Center

“Metamorphosis” is the second of three exhibits celebrating the 150th anniversary of the founding of University of Massachusetts Amherst. 

May 20—September 27, 2013, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois,

Visitors to the UMass Amherst Renaissance Center this summer can enjoy the sense of traveling back in time to experience sights, smells and tastes of an authentic 16th-century kitchen garden.

July 25—September 25, 2013, weekdays 10:00 am-4:00 pm
August 17, 2013 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Signing up for intramurals is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

August 29—October 1, 2013

Recreation Center, 112H

New Student and Non-Major Auditions for the University Orchestra, room 263 Music Wing, Fine Arts Center.  For more Audition information:

September 3—September 4, 2013 4:30 pm-7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, 263