Orientation Schedule

Academics

Winter 2021/2022
First Day of classes Friday December 17
Last day to add or drop any class with no record Thursday December 23
Holiday – Christmas Saturday December 25
Holiday – New Years Day Saturday January 1
Last day to drop with “W” or “DR” and select ‘P/F’ Friday January 7
Holiday – Martin Luther King day Friday January 17
Last day of classes Friday January 24
Final grades due Monday January 30
Spring 2022
First Day of classes Friday January 25
Last day to add or drop any class with no record – Matriculated Undergraduate and Non-degree students Monday January 31
Last day to add or drop any class with no record – Matriculated Graduate students Monday February 7
Holiday – Presidents’ Day Monday February 21
Monday class schedule will be followed Tuesday February 22
Spring recess begins Sunday March 13
Classes resume Monday March 21
Last day to Drop with ‘DR’ – Graduate (including UWW) Tuesday March 29
Last day to Drop with ‘W’ and select ‘P/F’ – Undergraduate, Stockbridge, UWW Ugrad Tuesday March 29
Registration begins for Fall 2022 Monday April 11
Holiday – Patriot’s Day Monday April 18
Monday class schedule will be followed Wednesday April 20
Last day of classes Wednesday May 4
Reading Day Thursday May 5
Final examinations begin Friday May 6
Reading Day Saturday May 7
Last day of final examinations, semester ends Thursday May 12
Graduate and Undergraduate Commencements Friday May 13
Stockbridge Commencement Saturday May 14
Final grades due by Midnight Thursday May 19

Find more details about course schedule in Spring 2022 here: https://ece.umass.edu/graduate-students/course-schedules/spring-2022-graduate-course-schedule

Health & COVID-19

Immigration

Find more details here: https://www.umass.edu/ipo/iss/f-1-students. Please reach out directly to the International Program Office with any questions.

Spring 2022 FAQ

Please visit https://www.umass.edu/coronavirus/ for frequently asked questions and answers are being continuously updated.
COVID-19 Vaccinations: https://www.umass.edu/coronavirus/fall-2021-faqs#vaccinations
International Students: https://www.umass.edu/coronavirus/fall-2021-faqs#international
Please always check back often for the latest information.

Important Contact

Website:  https://ece.umass.edu/  

ECE department program manager:Barbara Barnett <bbarnett@admin.umass.edu>

Website: https://www.umass.edu/graduate/

Admissions: gradadam@grad.umass.edu
Records: gradrec@grad.umass.edu
Degree requirements: degreq@gradu.umass.edu

Phone: (413)545-0722

Website: https://www.umass.edu/uhs

Health Insurance Questions: (413) 577-5192; patientservices@uhs.umass.edu

Immunization Questions: (413) 577-5275; nsip@uhs.umass.edu

Transportation Form

We are pleased to offer airport pickup for arriving students. Please fill out this Transportation Survey when you have booked your tickets. Please note below reminders:

  1. Pickup service is only available at Boston Logan International Airport (Bos – Boston, MA)
  2. You may need to wait at airport until we get the latest arrivals
  3. The deadline for your submission is January 2nd, we can’t guarantee transportation after that

Off-campus Living

For more information and helpful resources, visit the Off-Campus Housing Website.