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 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

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

September 2, 2019
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Rudd Field

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

Join the W. E. B. Du Bois Center for a weekly light breakfast and discussion of a text by or about Du Bois. All are welcome.

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

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