Congratulations to our VASCI graduates!

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences invites
you, your family and friends to attend our


to celebrate our graduates!

Saturday, May 14th immediately following
the CNS Senior Celebration

Refreshments will be served in the courtyard
between the Integrated Sciences Building
and the Life Sciences Laboratories.


CNS Senior Celebration
Saturday, May 14, 2022
9:00-11:00AM Mullins Center
This event will also be live streamed for those who do not wish to or cannot attend in person.

University Commencement
Friday, May 13, 2022
4:30 – 6:30 p.m., rain or shine
McGuirk Alumni Stadium, UMass Amherst

The ceremony is scheduled to conclude at approximately 6:30 p.m. Shuttle buses will take guests to the ceremony from campus lots. Guests should plan to arrive on campus by 2:00 p.m. to allow plenty of time to reach campus, park, and arrive at the stadium via a shuttle bus.

The university's commencement website posts information as it becomes available about planning your visit and information for seniors, such as how to get a cap and gown, arrange senior portraits, etc.


First Destination Survey

Found a job? Not sure? Something else? Even if you aren’t sure, please fill out this short CNS/Dept First Destination Survey, so we can follow up to help you.

Need career help? Make an appointment in Handshake to meet 1:1 with a Career Advisor. You are eligible to meet with a CNS Career Advisor for up to 3 months post-graduation.

Have a Career question, contact Janet Bordwin, Director, Career & Professional Development Center, CNS, at