icon of a paper next to Apply online text
open door next to gray writing "Visit"
Small icon next to white bg says "Give"
pause play
Open house header 2014

Open House: an investment in your future

Sunday, November 9

9am Registration
10am Program begins

  • Learn more about our 5 colleges and 81 academic programs
  • Meet faculty and students
  • Tour residence halls
  • Meet Housing and Financial Aid staff
  • Optional activities after 1pm

Register for Open House

RVSP by:

  • Oct. 31 for Nov. 9 Open House

Schedule for Open House, Oct. 18

A finalized agenda will be emailed to registered attendees the week of the event, and will be available at check-in.

9–10am Check In & Light Refreshments, Tripp Athletic Center

  • Athletics facilities tours: 9:20, 9:30, 9:40
  • College tables: 9–9:45 - visit the college tables and choose your morning academic sessions/tours

10am Blue & Gold Welcome, Tripp Athletic Center

10:40am–12:20pm Academic College Sessions & Tours, multiple locations

11:45am–1:30pm Light Lunch Buffet & Corsair Fair, Library Living Room

Grab lunch, then talk to students and staff about clubs, research, internships, study abroad, and safety

Exploring UMassD

Each session lasts no longer than 25 minutes

12pm, 1pm & 1:30pm Admissions information: First-year students, Grand Reading Room

12:30pm Admissions information: Transfer students, Grand Reading Room

12pm Pre-Law Information Session, Library 205

12pm & 1pm Within Reach: Cost, Value, & Financial Aid, Library 206

12:30pm & 1:30pm Home Away from Home: Housing & Residential Education, Library 206

12:30pm Education 4+1 Master's Program, Library 207

1pm Pre-Health & Pre-Med Information Session, Library 205

1:30pm Honors Information Session, Library 207


12pm–1:30pm Freshman Residence Hall Tours

Ride the Corsair Shuttle to our first-year residence halls for a student-led tour, approximately 20 minutes. Limited seating; be sure to pick up your ticket at the Library Living Room beginning at 11:45.

12:15am, 12:45pm & 1:15pm Upperclassmen Apartment Tours

Guided walking tour lasts approximately 40 minutes; leaves from the Library Living Room.

1pm Athletic Facilities Tour

Guided walking tour lasts approximately 45 minutes; leaves from the Library Living Room.

1-2pm Star Store: Tours of our satellite Visual Arts campus 

Tours begin in the Star Store lobby, 715 Purchase Street, New Bedford. Shuttle leaves the main campus at 12:40 and returns at 2:30. Limited seating; reserve your spot at the CVPA Building (main campus), between 10:40–11:40. Driving directions to the Star Store campus


Portfolio reviews begin at 1pm, Star Store, New Bedford.

Reserve your spot at the CVPA Building (main campus) between 10:40-11:40.

Campus Store open, 12-3pm, Campus Center

Home games, 10/18

  • Field Hockey hosts Bridgewater State University, noon
  • Women's Soccer hosts Plymouth State University, 3pm