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.

February

February 13 - Career Blast fair: campus wide job and internship fair, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center, lower level
February 18 - Presidents’ Day (no classes)
February 19 - Monday class schedule followed
February 27 - Paws program, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Campus Center Auditorium and W.E.B. Du Bois Library
March 1 - FAFSA priority deadline
March 6 - Summer jobs and internship fair, noon – 3 p.m., Goodell Building, 5th floor lounge
March 9 - Residence halls close for spring break at 10 a.m.
March 17 - Residence halls reopen at 10 a.m.
March 18 - Classes resume
March 19 - Mid-semester date (last day to drop with “W” and select “P/F”)
March 20 - Off Campus Housing Fair, , 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Campus Center Concourse

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar