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.

 

October

October 12 - Columbus Day, (classes will be held)

October 16 - Last day to drop classes with a ‘W’

October 16-18 - Virtual Family Weekend

October 18-24 - Homecoming November 2: Registration begins for spring 2021

 

November

November 2 - Registration begins for spring 2021

November 11 - Veterans Day, (classes will be held)

November 20 - Last day of classes

November 20 - Thanksgiving recess begins after end of classes

November 27 - 28 - Reading Days

November 30 - Final examiations begin

 

December

December 4: Last day of final examinations

December 14: Final grades due by midnight

 

Other Campus Calendars

University of Massachusetts Amherst Event Calendar

University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Calendar

UMass Athletics

Five College Calendar