Month of August 2017
The exhibit examines the history of Quakers and Quakerism in New England drawing upon the extraordinary records of the New England Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends.

January 23—August 18, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
This event does NOT occur on:
July 4

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

Bring your lunch and laptop to University Communications and we can discuss specifics around issues or questions you have about your particular needs in Drupal.

February 10, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
March 10, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
April 14, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
May 12, 2017 11:00 am-12:00 pm
June 9, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
July 14, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
August 11, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
September 8, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
October 13, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
November 10, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
December 8, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Slobody Building 3rd Floor Suite C1 large conference room (301)
The UMass Amherst Drupal Users Group meets the first Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.

July 6, 2017 2:00 pm
August 3, 2017 2:00 pm
September 7, 2017 2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145, behind the first floor elevators

Daily summer yoga classes at the Newman Center led by experienced professional teacher Eric Burri.

May 22—June 29, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 4:30 pm-6:00 pm
July 3—August 10, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Newman Center

Tickets for the 2017-18 season of performances at the Fine Arts Center are on sale now.

July 1—September 1, 2017


Early bird season tickets for UMass hockey are on sale to the general public June 22 through August 9.

June 22—August 9, 2017

State law requires new students to have certain immunizations and submit proof before coming to school.

June 27—September 18, 2017, weekdays 8:00 am-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
September 4

University Health Services (UHS)

Single game tickets for UMass football, hockey, basketball (men's and women's) are on sale starting July 12.

July 12—September 1, 2017


Summer meditation group.

July 13—August 31, 2017, weekdays 12:15 pm-12:45 pm

George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building, 115

The Downtown Beats Summer Concert Series brings live music to the park in downtown Amherst.

July 20—August 10, 2017, Thursdays 5:30 pm-8:30 pm

Kendrick Park
Amherst Arts Night Plus is a free cultural event held in and around downtown Amherst.

August 3, 2017
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Downtown Amherst
An enterprising group of undergraduate researchers working on cutting-edge projects will present a joint poster session as part of the summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU).

August 4, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Women's Soccer vs Albany (Exhibiton)

August 13, 2017
1:00 pm

Rudd Field

Last day of classes for Summer Session 2.

August 18, 2017

The Amherst Community Band is directed by Timothy Todd Anderson, director of the UMass Minuteman Marching Band.

August 18, 2017
7:00 pm

Pacific Lodge
The Minutewomen open the regular season at home at Rudd Field.

August 19, 2017
1:00 pm

Rudd Field

Men's Soccer vs Assumption (Exhibition)

August 19, 2017
4:00 pm

Rudd Field

The public is invited to view the solar eclipse through several solar telescopes provided by the Astronomy Department.

August 21, 2017
1:20 pm


Learn about the College of Information and Computer Sciences' Graduate Certificate in Information Security.  

August 25, 2017
12:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

Women's Soccer vs Stony Brook

August 25, 2017
1:00 pm

Rudd Field

Field Hockey vs Holy Cross

August 25, 2017
1:00 pm

Gladchuk Field

Men's Soccer vs St. Francis

August 25, 2017
4:00 pm

Rudd Field

UMass Football plays its first game of the season against the University of Hawai'i.

August 26, 2017
6:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Women's Soccer vs Vanderbilt

August 27, 2017
12:00 pm

Rudd Field

Field Hockey vs Vermont

August 27, 2017
1:00 pm

Gladchuk Field

Men's Soccer vs Sacred Heart

August 27, 2017
3:30 pm

Rudd Field

The International Programs Office has moved to 70 Butterfield Terrace. UMass faculty and staff are invited to tour the building and celebrate this occasion with IPO staff. 

August 28, 2017
8:30 am-10:30 am

70 Butterfield Terrace
Deadline to submit remaining Summer Session grades.

August 29, 2017

Kickoff the school year with this annual event.

August 29, 2017
7:30 am-9:00 am

Student Union, Student Union Ballroom

International Student Orientation begins Wednesday, August 30. 

August 30, 2017