Important Dates

Here are a few important dates that parents should know about along with other campus events. For a complete listing of events and academic calendar at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, as well as the other four colleges in the area, please visit the links below.


May 1 - Commencement Fair, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Campus Center Auditorium
May 1 - Last day of classes
May 3 - Final examinations begin
May 9 - Last day of final examinations
May 9 - Residence halls close at 8 p.m.
May 9-11 - Commencement ceremonies
May 20 - First day of optional Summer Session I classes

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar