Unforgettable Weddings at UMass Amherst!

Whether your wedding is intimate or extravagant, our experienced staff are ready to help with every details to make sure your day is truly unforgettable.

The University of Massachusetts Amherst campus is an enchanting location. The gorgeous campus landscapes are the perfect place for a tented reception or ceremony outside.

Hotel UMass and the University Club both have uniquely exceptional options for reception locations.  With perfect views, great food, and attentive service, your wedding day will be sure to last long in everyone's memories.

When planning your wedding, we invite you to utilize UMass Amherst and Hotel UMass as the venue for experiencing one of the most memorable days of your life.

Facilities Overview

  • Campus Center Auditorium
    • Fun and spacious reception location
  • Student Union Ballroom
    • Perfect location for that ballroom style reception
  • Marriot Center
    • Sophisticated location with sprawling campus views
  • University Club and Restaurant
    • Intimate reception and dinner location in Amherst’s most historic building
  • Renaissance House
    • Picturesque 28 acres estate, perfect location for an outside tented reception
  • Campus Grounds
    • In the gardens or at the waters edge, the locations for outside receptions are limitless


“We were totally blown away by the level of service, professionalism and attention to detail that was given to our wedding reception. The staff went above and beyond to make sure the reception went off without a hitch. We’re still getting compliments. It seems like we set the benchmark on how a wedding reception should go…all thanks to UMass."

 ~Christopher and Karen Howland

“We are so grateful to you and your staff for doing such a fabulous job! We are getting so many compliments about the venue, the staff, the setup, the extra special touches, and ever single person had so much fun!”

~With much appreciation and gratitude, Angie Typadis and Family