Make Plans for Homecoming 2016
Join the Homecoming celebrations on campus this fall. Gather with friends to enjoy fun activities, great food, music and lots of UMass pride!
How Low Can You Go?
For a limited time, the Alumni Association is offering low numbered UMass License Plates. Purchase your desired number and your order will be placed with the MassDOT. The UMass Plate supports scholarships, career advising, networking and more.
Game-day Fun for Everyone!
Put on your maroon and white and come out to the Football Tailgate Tent celebrations at McGuirk Stadium and Gillette Stadium to enjoy great food, entertainment, giveaways and plenty of free activities.
From Dog Toys to Shark Tank
PrideBites cofounder Sean Knecht ’09 has taken the art of customization to the dogs – and to the Sharks on ABC’s Shark Tank.
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Submit a Nomination for the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards
Honor the extraordinary work of alumni, faculty and UMass friends with a nomination for the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards. These awards are the most prestigious honor conferred by the UMass Amherst Alumni Association. They are presented to individuals who have translated their UMass Amherst experience into distinguished achievement in their field of endeavor and whose accomplishments reflect admirably on or bring honor to the university. Submit a nomination by September 19.
Video: Old Chapel Renovation Update
The renovation of the Old Chapel is on schedule for completion in October. Here is a guided tour as craftsmen put the finishing touches on bringing the iconic building back to life after years of disuse.

Upcoming Events

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Jun 22, 2016 

Did you love living at UMass Amherst? Did something transformational happen while you were here? If so, Residential Life wants to hear from you!
Springfield, MA - End of Summer Networking Social
Sep 01, 2016 7:30 PM

The Pioneer Valley Alumni Network invites you to kick-back, relax and meet new people at the Shakago Martini & Piano Bar.
Gainesville, FL - UMass vs. University of Florida & Pre-game Gathering
Sep 03, 2016 3:00 PM

Join the Orlando Alumni Network in The Swamp for the first game of the Minutemen's 2016 football season at the University of Florida.
Oakland, CA - Red Sox vs. A's Pre-game Tailgate
Sep 03, 2016 3:00 PM

Join the Bay Area Alumni Network to see Big Papi play during his final trip to the Bay Area as the Red Sox take on the Athletics at the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum!
Foxborough, MA - Boston College vs. UMass Football Tailgate Tent
Sep 10, 2016 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Alumni and friends are invited to come out to the football Tailgate Tent at Gillette Stadium to enjoy delicious food with a side of school spirit.
East Dennis, MA - Lobster Roll Cruise & Luncheon
Sep 11, 2016 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Join the UMass Amherst Cape Cod Alumni Network for a Lobster Roll Cruise and Luncheon
New York, NY - UMass Roll Call
Sep 15, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Stand up and shout it out—UMass alumni are in NYC! Join fellow alumni at McGettigan's Irish Bar in the heart of the city for an evening of socializing and networking.
Newport, RI - USA vs. Morocco Polo Match and Tailgate
Sep 17, 2016 2:00 PM

Join the Greater Providence Alumni Network for the Newport International Polo Series XXX as the Moroccan team makes its debut against the U.S. team.
Amherst, MA - FIU vs. UMass Football Tailgate Tent
Sep 17, 2016 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Put on your best UMass game-face and join the festivities at the Football Tailgate Tent at McGuirk Stadium.
Boston, MA - Biotech Opportunities Through Industry & Academic Collaborations
Sep 21, 2016 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Join the Life Science Alumni Network for networking and engaging conversation focused on the ever-changing biotechnology industry. 
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