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.
October 19, 2019
Featuring our favorite recipes from the families of UMass Amherst. Families submitted recipes for our Taste of Home Cookbook and recipes have been selected to be made in each of our four DCs. Please join us during Family Weekend at any DC location.

October 19, 2019
7:00 am-9:00 pm

All Dining Commons

The goal of this conference is to provide students with the tools, content, and networking opportunities to better understand the importance of diversity, and to help them learn the skills and capabilities of inclusive leadership.

October 19, 2019
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Isenberg Business Innovation Hub

The Women of Color Leadership Network will be taking a group of emerging and dynamic women and nonbinary student-of-color leaders from our undergraduate UMass community to share in personal development and community building at our first annual Women of Color Leadership Network (WOCLN) Retreat.

October 19, 2019
9:00 am-9:00 pm

Sirius Community
 Student Parent Programs are hosting Touch A Truck. Join us for a family fun-filled morning and meet the crews, touch the trucks, play games and eat yummy donuts.

October 19, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Police Department

Sigma Kappa Sorority Dodgeball Tournament. Students must sign up to attend the tournament. There will be a fee.

October 19, 2019
10:30 am

Boyden Gymnasium

Come support your UMass Women's Swim & Dive team as they take on Vermont.

October 19, 2019
1:00 pm

Boyden Gymnasium, Joseph R. Rogers, Jr., Pool

UMass battles Union in their second of two games.

October 19, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

UMass's short-form improv troupe presents an hour of free comedy with a twist...GLOW STICKS.

October 19, 2019
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Herter Hall, 231

Sharp and funny, 'Baltimore' is a timely dramedy set on a college campus not unlike ours.

October 10—October 19, 2019
This event does NOT occur on:
October 13—October 15

Rand Theater

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


Drawing from the burgeoning collections of visual materials in Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA), the exhibit follows the history of documentary photography from its century origins to its flowering in the post-World War II era.

September 20—January 30, 2020
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28, December 21—December 22, weekends, December 25, December 28—January 1

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

During the past 30 years, Leonardo Drew has become best known for his installations, both sweeping in scale and intimate in detail, which transform materials such as cotton, metal, animal hides, and wood — often oxidizing, burning, and decaying them — into something completely different from their original state.

September 20—December 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 21—December 8, 2019, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23—November 30

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Explore, enjoy, and play with the River-Process Table, used for teaching Fluvial Geomorphology and Flood Risk Management, and 3D-printed pieces for it from the UMass Amherst Libraries Digital Media Lab.

October 8—October 25, 2019 9:00 am-5:00 pm
October 22, 2019 10:00 am-11:00 am
October 22, 2019 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Agricultural Engineering Building, 114

Avital Sagalyn: A Life of Exploration, researched and curated by a team of UMass Art History students, explores the range of Sagalyn’s work and rich cultural history.

October 4—December 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
October 5—December 8, 2019, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 3, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
November 7, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
December 5, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23—December 1

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Family Weekend has an exciting schedule of events for students and their families to enjoy together.

October 18—October 20, 2019

All Campus