August 31, 2019
New transfer students move in today at UMass Amherst. 

August 31, 2019

All Campus

Learn about gardening techniques that are more than just sustainable and meet new, like-minded friends.

August 31, 2019
11:00 am-12:30 pm

Franklin Dining Commons

Come and meet your downtown neighbors and find out why Amherst is called a perfect place to live.

August 31, 2019
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Downtown Amherst
Play lawn games, enjoy inflatables, and get information about intramural sports jobs.

August 31, 2019
2:00 pm-5:30 pm

South Athletic Fields

Bring your friends or make some new ones while you create your masterpiece including coloring and community service opportunities.

August 31, 2019
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Explore the many options and hidden gems from UMass Dining.

August 31, 2019
2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Each new student brings a unique voice to our campus community. Join us for award-winning international cuisine, performances and conversations. 

August 31, 2019
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Learn about useful resources and local customs while connecting with other out-of-state and international students.

August 31, 2019
8:00 pm

Campus Center, Marriott Center, 11th Floor

UMass invades the Hampshire Mall after hours.  Catch a bus from your residential area to Hadley for special student giveaways, laser tag, skating, and even a late-night movie.

August 31, 2019
9:00 pm-11:59 pm

Hampshire Mall
The Residence Hall Association presents a night full of over-sized games, crafts (including Stuff N’ Animal, sand art, and more), a swag giveaway, and of course lots of free food catered by UMass #1 Dining.

August 31, 2019
9:00 pm-1:00 am

Campus Center Auditorium

Would you like to win up to $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2020 tuition and fees? Purchase tuition raffle tickets for your chance to win.

July 1—October 21, 2019 8:00 am-9:00 am

Online

Opening weekend hours of operation for student services offices:

August 30—September 2, 2019

All Campus

Chill out on the ice with your new friends! Skate rental included. 

August 31, 2019 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
September 1—September 2, 2019 4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Mullins Center, Practice Rink