The University of Massachusetts Amherst

What to Expect During Intersession and Holiday Break

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Here are a few things you should know about the Winter Intersession and coming Holiday Break

  • Mail & Distribution Services will be closed from December 24, 2021 through January 2, 2022. Services will resume on Monday, January 3, 2022. There is a visual calendar for download below.
  • There will be no dorm deliveries during intersession. We have created a handy infographic for quick and easy reference for download below.
  • Some buildings will be locked during intersession. Please check ahead before visiting or attempting deliveries.

At-A-Glance Resources

We have compiled a few documents that will assist you with navigating the coming weeks.