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Unforgettable Weddings and events at UMass Amherst!

The University of Massachusetts Amherst campus is an enchanting location

The gorgeous campus is the perfect place to host an event inside or outside. Our experienced staff is ready to help with every detail to ensure your event is truly unforgettable.


The UMass Amherst campus has exceptional options for reception locations. With a perfect view, award winning Catering, and attentive service your wedding day will be sure to last long in everyone's memories.

Register for a Conference

We are able to provide full service registration support for your conference. These services can include pre-registration, deposit collection, accounting, name badges, tickets, information package distribution and on-site registration. See our Registration Services page for more information

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UMass Catering is the premier caterer in the Pioneer Valley. Our award-winning culinary team offers an outstanding menu selection featuring the best in healthy, sustainable and local options. From the most casual buffet to formal business lunches, to elegantly served banquets dinners and weddings, UMass Catering can do it all.

Host a Conference

Our Conference Staff is here to help every aspect of hosting a conference. From handling registrations, event space, food, audio-visual needs, and so much more! We are here to host your conference.

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Faculty, Staff & Student Events

Our team is able to assist in planning your event on campus. Whether it is a small lunch meeting to a banquet or large conference, our team is ready to plan any event on campus.

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Award-Winning UMass Dining is the largest, most comprehensive collegiate dining programs in America. Featuring the best in healthy, sustainable and delicious cuisine anywhere in the US, there are 15 authentic world cuisines being offered at any given time. We have created a living and learning atmosphere that is sure to enrich any customer that stops by.

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Ready to Start Planning!

Submit a proposal request for your wedding or event to our Event Sales Office, and we’ll let you know what UMass can do for your special day or event. If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to reach out using the “Contact Us” button.

Sales Staff

Hotel Front Desk

(877) 822-2110
[email protected]

Director of Sales

Jennylyn Fontaine

(413) 577-8094
[email protected]

Events Sales Office

(413) 577-8200
[email protected]

Dining Services Specialist

Bill Trzpit

(413) 577-8092
[email protected]

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

Old Chapel

A beloved university landmark is reborn as a vibrant venue for campus activities and events Learn More

Campus Grounds

In the gardens or at the waters edge, the locations for outside receptions are limitless

Testimonials from tripadvisor

Here's What Our Customers Are Saying About Us.

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The UMass team truly captured the moment and made sure our guests were welcomed and comfortable! So appreciative of the great staff!

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Visiting my student on campus, and I wouldn’t stay anywhere else! The staff is friendly, the hotel is clean and it’s steps from award winning UMass Dining services!

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The Hotel has a great Sustainability program that shows their values are focused on staying current with going green.

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The Conference Services team did such an exceptional job executing the logistics of our wedding! Such ease and lovely customer service. Would highly recommend.

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The hotel is literally at the center of campus, you can get a sense of the campus community while at the same time feeling idyllic.

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Great team! Front desk staff is exquisite, the room service is exceptional, they were always available and I am a big fan of their green program!

Rated the best hotel in Amherst, what are you waiting for? Book Today!