Getting a UMass License Plate is Easy
Order online and have it mailed to your door—no waiting in line at the RMV. Proceeds benefit scholarships and programs and the special plate fee is tax deductible. 
Relive Alumni Weekend
Enjoy photos and video from alumni celebrations, tours, speaker events and the fabulous Mohegan Sun Casino Night with Buddy Holly Show during Alumni Weekend 2015. Be a part of the fun this fall─save the date for Homecoming on October 13-17.
Life After UMass: Dining with the Stars
The UMass Amherst Student Alumni Association collaborated with the Alumni Association to host this year’s Dining with the Stars, an event designed to build and strengthen relationships and encourage dialogue between students and alumni.
Design Building Updates Timber-frame Construction
Many century-old mills in Holyoke were built with wood and durable beams, but constructing an institutional building almost entirely from wood at the University of Massachusetts is a novel idea.
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Gay Marriage Economic Impact: After Supreme Court Ruling, Wedding Industry Expected To Embrace LGBT Couples
With the Supreme Court legalizing gay marriage across the country, more gay couples are expected to walk down the aisle than ever before. That's good news for the wedding industry, which has struggled amid years of sinking marriage rates. 
UMass to be Launch Partner for Boston Public Market
UMass Amherst is one of ten institutions selected to provide programming at the Boston Public Market, the first public market in Boston in over 150 years and the first all locally sourced market of its kind in the United States. University faculty and staff will lecture on environmental and health issues related to our food system, and provide interactive demonstrations to help promote healthy lifestyles for families.

Upcoming Events

Holyoke, MA - UMass Night at the Valley Blue Sox
Jul 31, 2015 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Join the Pioneer Valley Alumni Network for a night at the ballpark with the Valley Blue Sox!
UMass vs. Notre Dame Football Travel & Game Packages
Sep 26, 2015 

Take this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get together with other avid UMass fans as our team takes on a program steeped in tradition at one of the most storied college football environments there is!
Amherst, MA- Save the Date for Homecoming 2015
Oct 13, 2015 

Join the Homecoming celebrations on campus from October 13-17, 2015. Gather with friends to enjoy fun activities, great food and music, and lots of UMass pride!
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