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UFest Fair for Incoming StudentsEvent Guidance for Spring 2021

The university community is working hard to enable students, staff and faculty to come together in new ways and make life on campus as rewarding as ever. With COVID-19 still a presence this semester, events and gatherings will continue to be limited in accordance with guidelines provided by the governor and the university. This event guidance balances keeping our students, staff and faculty healthy and safe while providing opportunities for events.   

Event Guidance for Spring 2021

Spring 2021 Program Approval Workflow

Registered Student Organization (RSO) In-Person Event Submission Process


Virtual Programming 

Student Engagement and Leadership is engaging in new ways with UMass students across the internet! We host several events a week that provide a variety of exciting and enriching opportunities. Some current programs:

  • Thursday night FIFA/Madden tournaments
  • Friday night movie nights
  • Open mics, trivia, healthy quarantine lifestyle presentations, and more!

Follow the Virtual Student Life page for full events listings.

There are many ways to get involved at the University of Massachusetts Amherst: Registered Student Organizations, Club Sports, Student Governance, Student Media, Student Agencies, Student Businesses, and fraternities and sororities. Leadership opportunities exist with all of these options. Whatever the interests, a student will find a group with which to connect Get involved – explore the many opportunities.


COVID-19 updates and resources can be found at