Other Special Campus Events
2016 marks the 50th anniversary of our traditional school year kickoff.  Join us for this engaging opportunity for community and academic leaders to meet newcomers, renew friendships and talk about plan for the year ahead.

August 30, 2016
7:30 am-9:00 am

Student Union Ballroom

Join us for refreshments, entertainment and a charity fair to kick off UMACC, the UMass Amherst Community Campaign.

September 26, 2016
11:00 am-1:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom, Ballroom

Family Weekend is an exciting array of events for students and their families to enjoy together.

October 21—October 23, 2016

All Campus

Join us on Goodell Lawn behind the Old Chapel. Enjoy some warm seasonal beverages, listen to some cool jazz, decorate and light a bag in honor of disability access.  Sponsored by Disability Services.

November 14, 2016
5:00 pm-7:30 pm

Old Chapel, Lawn