Announcements / Information

Please check this page periodically for information about upcoming events, courses or other information relevant to the UMMS international community.

Upcoming Events:


Holiday Hours:

The Immigration Services Office will be closed on the following upcoming 2015 holidays:

  • Monday, January 19th, 2015 - in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Monday, February 15th, 2015 - in observance of Presidents' Day
  • Monday, April 20th, 2015 - in observance of Patriots' Day
  • Monday, May 25th, 2015 - in observance of Memorial Day
  • Friday, July 3rd, 2015 - in observance of Independence Day

Upcoming Workshops:


These workshops are designed for GSBS Students on the F-1 visa.  If you are within the final year of your GSBS program, and are considering working in the U.S. following graduation, this workshop is for you!   We encourage participants to review the OPT Website prior to attending the workshop.   Below is a list of the scheduled OPT workshops for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.  All workshops are located in the Michelson Room of the Lazar Research Building (LRB)

  • Friday, February 20th, 2015:  3:00pm - 4:30pm
  • Monday, April 13th, 2015:  3:00pm - 4:30pm  

Photos from Immigration Services Events and Trips  

For information about events outside of the UMMS Community

Worcester website - - Central Massachusetts Convention and Visitors Bureau - Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism -
Worcester Telegram and Gazette on-line