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The Power of Five
Hampshire is a member of the Five College consortium, giving you access to the combined resources of nearby Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst--and more than 30,000 college students with whom to share them. You can cross-register for classes (more than 5,300), use one of the most extensive library systems in the country, and work with the faculty of the Five Colleges, all at no additional cost.
Unparalleled Breadth of Options
One of the country’s most exciting and active educational collaborations, the consortium enables our students to enjoy:
Five College Departments and Majors
Interdisciplinary and Area Studies Programs
African Studies, Coastal and Marine Sciences, East Asian Languages, Film and Video, Native American Indian Studies, Peace and World Security Studies, and more.
Certificate Programs (similar to a minor)
More Than a Campus
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