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 2, 2019
Today is Labor Day, a public holiday in the United States that honors the American labor movement. 

September 2, 2019

All Campus

Meet fellow off-campus students and get to know your Off Campus Student Meet Up before heading to lunch and your college meetings.

September 2, 2019
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Student Union, Off Campus Student Center

 Get ready for the start of the semester with a welcome from your dean.  

September 2, 2019
12:00 pm-12:45 pm

All Campus

Get ready for the start of the semester with a welcome from your dean.

September 2, 2019
1:15 pm-2:00 pm

All Campus

Your official welcome to UMass Amherst and the start of the fall semester.  Immediately following Convocation, join your classmates for your class picture. 

September 2, 2019
2:30 pm

Mullins Center

A long-held tradition, the Minuteman March showcases not only our wonderful band, it also brings together the new freshman class for a march up Massachusetts Ave.

September 2, 2019
3:30 pm

South Athletic Fields

Come support UMass Men's Soccer as they take on Sacred Heart!

September 2, 2019
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Rudd Field

Come see why UMass not only has the best students but also the best dining.

September 2, 2019
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

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

April and May meetings have been canceled.

September 2—May 25, 2020, Mondays 9:30 am-11:00 am
This event does NOT occur on:
December 23—December 30, January 20, March 16—March 30, May 25

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, W. E. B. Du Bois Center, Floor 22, Room 2220