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 10, 2016
Before your UMass Minutemen take on the Boston College Eagles fill-up on a football feast and take part in various free activities and giveaways.

September 10, 2016
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Gillette Stadium
UMass football vs. Boston College (Battle of the Baystate)

September 10, 2016
12:00 pm

Anyone planning to audition for UMass Theater shows this year is encouraged to attend.

September 10, 2016
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Curtain Theater

Come bust a move at our outdoor Silent Disco.

September 10, 2016
9:00 pm-1:00 am

Haigis Mall

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 Student Activities and Involvement (SAI) office invites all students to ice skate for free at the Mullins practice rink.

September 9, 2016 8:00 pm-9:30 pm
September 10, 2016 7:00 pm-9:50 pm

Mullins Center, Practice Rink