Academic Calendar

May 2019

Fri, May 3, 2019

Last Day of Classes

Mon, May 6, 2019

Tue, May 7, 2019

Theses and Degree Audit Sheets Due in Registrar's Office
An award recipient and two others stand in front of an Amherst media backdrop

Undergraduate Awards Ceremony

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Valentine Dining Hall, Lewis-Sebring Dining Commons

This annual awards ceremony for undergraduates of Amherst College recognizes the outstanding work of first-years, sophomores and juniors throughout the year. Prizes are awarded in 15 areas of study, as well as for notable scholarship and citizenship. The majority of awards are named in honor of notable alumni and faculty, whose enduring legacies still shape the College today.

President Biddy Martin and Dean Catherine Epstein will host this celebration. All are welcome, and regalia is not required. The ceremony begins at 5 p.m., with a president's reception immediately following the event.

This event is free and open to the public.

Wed, May 8, 2019

Thu, May 9, 2019

Mon, May 13, 2019

Mon, May 20, 2019

Wed, May 22, 2019

Non-Senior Grades Due

Sun, May 26, 2019

Commencement 2019