Get Ready for UMass Football and Tailgate Fun!
Your Minutemen are excited to play before home crowds at McGuirk and Gillette Stadiums. Go UMASS!
Make Way for the Power and Class
“When you put on the uniform that says UMass and you play our alma mater, you represent something so much bigger than yourself,” says Band Director Tim Anderson. “You are representing our university, our students, our alumni and as the flagship campus, the entire Commonwealth of Massachusetts.”
Alumni Weekend Highlights
Alumni Weekend featured many reunions, workshops and events for alumni of all generations. View photos and listen to keynote speakers James Ihedigbo ’07 and his mother Dr. Rose Ihedigbo '85,'86 MEd, '92 Ed on their incredible UMass experience.
Minuteman Mentors
Minuteman Mentors help students and alumni explore career options, learn more about job markets and develop the skills needed to succeed. Learn more about this volunteer program and how to get involved
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Old Chapel Nominated to National Register of Historic Places
The Old Chapel, which is about to undergo major renovations after years of disuse, has been nominated for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The Massachusetts Historical Commission stated that it believes the building meets the criteria for federal recognition for both its historic and its architectural significance.
UMass Amherst's Explorer in Residence
As an at-large faculty member, Chris Kilham ’75 is seldom stationary, traveling the Earth with his wife, Zoe Helene, to explore botanicals and search for medicinal herbs in the field. Kilham is an outspoken advocate for indigenous medicines but also for sustainable trade, using his acumen to establish equitable connections with local people.

Upcoming Events

State College, PA - UMass vs. Penn State Pig Roast & Travel Packages
Sep 20, 2014 

Show your UMass pride and join us as the Minutemen take on the Penn State Nittany Lions!  
Amherst, MA - Film & Discussion on Race & Education with Dr. Lee Anne Bell
Sep 26, 2014 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM

The College of Education presents the documentary film 40 Years Later: Now Can We Talk? followed by a discussion about race and education with Dr. Lee Anne Bell '82 EdD.
Amherst, MA -  School of Public Health and Health Sciences Fall Celebration
Sep 27, 2014 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences welcomes alumni back to campus for the 5th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration.
Cape Cod, MA - UMass Football Travel, Tailgate & Game Package
Aug 30, 2014 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Going out to a UMass football game has never been easier, or a better deal! Jump on the bus and travel to Gillette Stadium to watch the Minutemen play fantastic opponents. For their home opener, they play Bay State rivals Boston College on Saturday, August 30 at 3:00 p.m.
Amherst, MA - Revolution Run Homecoming 5K
Sep 27, 2014 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Run a beautiful 5K through campus and nearby Amherst on our USATF-certified course with electronic timing.
Amherst, MA - College of Nursing Annual Luncheon
Sep 27, 2014 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Dean Stephen Cavanagh will present the Distinguished Nursing Alumni Awards at this luncheon with special guest Constance Crowley Ganser ’75.
Foxborough & Amherst, MA - Football Tailgates at Gillette & McGuirk Stadium
Aug 30, 2014 

Celebrate the return of UMass Football to Amherst! Bring your friends and family to the pre-game celebrations at the Football Tailgate Tent tradition in both McGuirk Stadium in Amherst and Gillette Stadium in Foxborough for all home games. Each venue will have entertainment, giveaways and hosts of free activities the entire family will enjoy and parking is free!
Amherst, MA - College of Engineering Alumni Reception and Awards
Sep 26, 2014 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join the College of Engineering for a panel discussion on leadership featuring the Alumni Award Recipients.
Amherst, MA - CESL: Boltwood Project & Citizen Scholars Alumni Reception
Sep 27, 2014 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Celebrate the work happening in the Civic Engagement & Service Learning programs at an alumni reception for the Citizen Scholars Program and the Boltwood Project.
Boston, MA - UMass Football Travel, Tailgate & Game Packages
Aug 30, 2014 

Going out t o a UMass football game has never been easier, or a better deal! Jump on the bus and travel to Gillette Stadium to watch the Minutemen play fantastic opponents.   
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