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, 2020
The UMass Amherst School of Public Policy will host voting rights expert Gilda Daniels for a talk, "The Fight to Vote for the Right to Vote."

October 19, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

UMass engineers are innovators—involved in solving the world’s most pressing problems.

October 19, 2020
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Online

Strategies to Lower CO2 Emissions Using Concrete Masonry.

October 19, 2020
4:00 pm-5:15 pm

Online registration for this event is now closed.

October 19, 2020
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Online

In this unique interdisciplinary event, groundbreaking Native American playwright Larissa FastHorse and African American neuroscientist Erich Jarvis reflect on each other’s practices through a social justice lens and enact a public conversation with the audience around the intersection of the performing arts, race, and power. Moderated by scholar-artist and Fine Arts Center Associate Director of Programming, Michael Sakamoto.

October 19, 2020
7:00 pm

Online registration for this event is now closed.

October 19, 2020
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Online

Come join multiple organizations for a collaborative event hosted by the Asian American Student Association to have a discussion about the "Model Minority Myth".

October 19, 2020
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

This event is CANCELLD due to unforeseen circumstances.

October 19, 2020
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

A Jackbox Game Night full of fun and with prizes for every winner.

October 19, 2020
7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Online

As UMass Amherst continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with orders issued by the Governor of Massachusetts, restrictions are in place for events taking place on campus.

March 12—November 20, 2020

All Campus

This year’s Building Bridges Virtual Showcase provides a variety of opportunities to come together online and participate in one of several Live Sessions and to view our Digital Galleries.

June 30—December 31, 2020

Online

Campu Recreation is offering a remote group fitness schedule this fall.

August 24—November 20, 2020

Virtual, Zoom

Would you like to win $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2021 tuition and fees? Enter the tuition raffle by November 20 for your chance to win! 

September 1—November 20, 2020

Online

Featuring works by over 50 artists from 17 countries, Breathing While Black is a juried digital visual art exhibition, inviting international response to the recent and ongoing slaughter of Black Americans.

September 1—November 20, 2020

Online

Join The spACE+: A space for Ace/Aro/Demi/Gray community.

September 7—November 16, 2020, Mondays 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
September 7, September 14, September 28, October 12, October 26, November 9

P.R.O.P.S.  (Presenting Real, Original, Powerful, Stories) offers selected students the opportunity to share inspiring stories & innovative discoveries in a virtual showcase for UMass and the larger community. Talks can explore a range of topics including personal growth, academic research, or new perspectives.

September 8—October 19, 2020

Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with stress and anxiety.

September 14—December 18, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

All students welcome! Join us to learn basic meditation techniques in an open and friendly environment.

September 21—November 17, 2020, Mondays 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 12

Online

Come spend an hour with our UMass student tour guides, see photos of campus and learn about academics, student life, housing, dining, and other programs.  

September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm
September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 12

Online

Interested in applying to UMass? Join an Online Information Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for.

September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 7—October 28, 2020, Tue/Wed 7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Our MassTransfer Monday Information Session is a 25-minute virtual event for prospective students that will feature 10 things you should know about the transfer process, as well as information about applying for financial aid at UMass Amherst.

October 5, 2020 12:00 pm-12:25 pm
October 19, 2020 12:00 pm-12:25 pm

Online

This installation is a collaborative project between an Indian artist living in the U.S.and her American friend living in India. They recorded initial experiences of the place that each had just moved to. These impressions are inscribed on objects that are peculiar to this new place, something unseen in their country of origin.

October 14—November 14, 2020

Online

Artist Kenny Harris explores the rich territory of myths in his whimsical, graphic, figurative forms.

October 14—November 11, 2020

Online

 Love reading and looking for an opportunity to keep learning through thoughtful conversations on timely topics? Join the Read UMass Virtual Book Club to discuss new ideas and engage with other curious minds.

October 15—December 14, 2020

Online

Vote for the best UMass spirit submitted by students and RSOs for big prizes.

October 17—October 23, 2020

Online

Bring UMass pride to your hometown by participating in our new Homecoming tradition! Students and alumni alike are invited to compete in the UMass Pride Challenge, from your own home.

October 18—October 24, 2020

Online

Who doesn't love cute pet photos? Dress your furry, feathery, or leathery pet up in UMass gear—snap a photo, and post to social media.

October 18—October 24, 2020

Online

Minutemen everywhere can show their school pride by decorating their home or work office. Take a picture showcasing your UMass pennants, diploma, swag, etc., and post to social media.

October 18—October 24, 2020

Online

Do you have old yearbook photos and miss the good old days at UMass? Well now is your chance to relive some of your favorite memories as part of our #UMassThrowback Photo Competition.

October 18—October 24, 2020

Online

Please note: registration for the contest entry portion of this event is now closed.

October 18—October 24, 2020

This event is an opportunity for students to showcase their talents.

October 18—October 20, 2020 8:00 am-9:30 pm

Online

This event will be a way for students to showcase where they are staying during this remote semester. UMass students will be submitting short length videos of whatever they call home and these videos will be adhering to university guidelines.

October 19—October 24, 2020 8:00 am-8:00 pm

Online