Spring 2013 Events
We have a lot of exciting things planned for this spring!
Most of the events listed below are free and open to the public, but some are ticketed events. Please read the description for each and if applicable click on the link for more details. As always feel free to give the office a call with any questions, thanks!
Monday, January 28 - February 1: Winter Welcome/Opening Week Activities
The Division of Student Affairs has plenty of fun planned to welcome you back after winter break. Full schedule to follow.
Wednesday, February 27: Groundbreaking Ceremony for the General Academic Building No. 1
Be a part of the historic moment as we break ground on the newest academic building! 11am at the Construction Site (North Lot) with reception to follow in the Campus Center.
Thursday, March 28: Chancellor's Community Breakfast
The annual community breakfast at which the Robert H. Quinn Award for outstanding community service is given to a local community member who has been nominated by his/her peers. This event is invitation only; for information please contact the Office of Community Relations at 617-287-5310.
Saturday, April 6: Welcome Day
Congratulations on your admission to the University of Massachusetts Boston! Take your next step toward becoming a UMass Boston student at Welcome Day on April 6. Come get a taste of the many exciting experiences and valuable opportunities awaiting you at the university--and bring your friends and family along! For more information please contact the Admissions Office.
Monday, April 22 - Wednesday, May 1: Spring Enrichment and Engagement Days
Join us for a week's worth of campus events - lectures, musical performances, movies - most are free and open to the public. Details to follow shortly.
Tuesday, April 30: Chancellor's Achievement Awards
Celebrate the outstanding service and leadership of our staff, as we recognize an outstanding member from both our classified and professional unions at this annual event.
Friday, May 31: 45th Commencement
Please visit the commencement website for detailed information about the 45th commencement ceremony.
Friday, May 31 - Sunday, June 2: Alumni Weekend
We will be celebrating the 50th reunion of State College at Boston class of 1963 and the 40th reunion of the Boston State College class of 1973. Graduates should mark their calendars now for this momentous celebration which is scheduled for May 31-June 2, 2013. If you have any questions please contact Casey Gavin, Director of Alumni Relations at 617-287-5344 or Casey.Gavin@umb.edu
Saturday, June 22: UMASS Boston Block Party at Bayside
Chancellor J. Keith Motley cordially invites you to take part in University of Massachusetts Boston Annual Block Party festivities!
Monday, June 24: Athletics Golf Tournament
The 27th annual golf tournament will be held Monday, June 24, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at the Granite Links Golf Course at Quarry Hills in Quincy, Massachusetts.