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Internationally known for research, the Five College Astronomy Department offers a range of courses not typically found at a single undergraduate institution.
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Five Colleges = More Choices
As a member of the Five College consortium (Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst), Hampshire offers our students five times the resources you'd expect at a small college.
Unparalleled Breadth of Options
One of the country’s most exciting and active educational collaborations, the consortium enables our students to enjoy:
Five College Programs
Beyond offering Hampshire students thousands of courses and sponsoring field research trips, student symposia, and shared lecture funding, the Five Colleges offer a range of cooperative academic departments and programs combining the strengths of the five institutions.
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.
More Than a Campus
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