In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, strict restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Most of the the events listed here are taking place remotely on Zoom and other online platforms. See each listing for details. All times are United States Eastern Time Zone.
September 8, 2016
Join us at the UAW/UMass Health and Welfare Trust Fund's Annual Graduate Employee Benefits Fair to enroll in free dental and vision plans, plus more.

September 8, 2016
11:00 am-4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Come to the campus lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) and ally center to meet new and returning students and to find out about the various campus LGBTQIA+ groups and events.

September 8, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Stonewall Center

Students and faculty are invited to UMass Hillel for our annual Welcome Back BBQ. 

September 8, 2016
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

UMass Hillel
The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success hosts this annual celebration of our campus' cultural plurality.

September 8, 2016
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The work of photojournalist Diana Mara Henry spans four decades of political, social, and cultural change in America. 

August 31—January 13, 2017
This event does NOT occur on:
November 24, December 24—January 2, January 8

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level & Floor 25

A week of activities to welcome students to Academic Year 2016-2017.

September 4—September 10, 2016 7:00 pm-11:00 pm

All Campus

If you are interested in running for your cluster's House Council, complete the Intent to Run form online ( and submit your Nomination Packet with 25 signatures from residents of your community.

September 5—September 11, 2016 8:00 am-11:59 pm

All Campus

The Faculty Senate is a representative body that is responsible for faculty participation in university planning and governance.

September 8, 2016 3:30 pm
October 6, 2016 3:30 pm
November 10, 2016 3:30 pm
December 15, 2016 3:30 pm

Herter Hall, 227