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 7, 2018
The first UMass Night Out of the year is Coffee and Canvas.

September 7, 2018
6:00 pm-11:00 pm

Student Union, Student Union Ballroom

A free, body-positive and gender-affirming event where everyone can have fun in the water.

September 7, 2018
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Totman Gym, pool

Come watch an awesome movie on the Metawampe Lawn.

September 7, 2018
8:00 pm

Metawampe Lawn

Thirteen artists and architects have created outdoor installations on the UMass Amherst campus and in the town of Amherst, connecting “town and gown” in innovative ways.

July 1—November 1, 2018

All Campus

Play an Instrument? Love to sing? Don’t leave those talents at home – make them part of your UMass experience.

September 4—September 7, 2018 9:00 am-5:00 pm

This opportunity has reached capacity. Resume reviews are also available 365 days a year through Alumni Advisors.

September 1—September 26, 2018


Following on the heels of the Summer of Love, 1968 seemed like a world apart. It was a year of social experimentation and optimism, but also a year of rebellion, assassination, political agitation, and violence. 

September 1—December 21, 2018
This event does NOT occur on:
November 22

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

We Grow Accustomed to the Dark is an exhibition that investigates the role of identity in the current political climate by probing the connection between poetry and visual art. 

September 5—September 21, 2018, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
September 9—September 23, 2018, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Lynn Peterfreund has been drawing, painting and doing printmaking for decades, working both abstractly and representationally. Observational drawing has been the basis of it all, informing other work done from memory and imagination.

September 10—September 25, 2018, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
September 5—September 26, 2018, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

NEGSWS provides an affordable conference opportunity in the greater Northeast region for students in water-related disciplines.

September 7—September 9, 2018

All Campus

The UMass Comedy League's welcome back comedy showcase! Two nights of short form, long form, and sketch comedy. 

September 7—September 8, 2018, Fri/Sat 8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery, 231