Burning Questions. Bold Solutions.

Our collaborative approach to learning allows us to urgently tackle our world's most complex challenges. At Hampshire, you're guided by esteemed and expert faculty members as you pursue your individual questions, generate original research, and prepare to make lasting impact.

Keliy Anderson Staley

Hampshire Alum Keliy Anderson-Staley 96F Named 2022 Guggenheim Fellow

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Rupert Tawiah-Quashie 22F

Student Rupert Tawiah-Quashie 22S Awarded Prestigious Projects for Peace Grant for Program in Ghana

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Matt Hinderhoffer

Alum Matt Hinderhofer 17F Researching Type-I Diabetes at Harvard

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Hampshire Changemakers

Hampshire College prepares you comprehensively for the world. And the world looks to our graduates for leadership in hundreds of fields.

Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o 03F

Oscar-winning actress of 12 Years a Slave, model, and writer

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Jon Krakauer

Jon Krakauer 72F

Mountaineer and bestselling author of Under the Banner of Heaven

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Hampshire College alum Ian Spalter

Ian Spalter 94F

Tech and design pro, currently head of Instagram Japan

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Rhys Ernst

Rhys Ernst 01S

Filmmaker and coproducer of Amazon's Golden Globe-winning show Transparent

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Latest News and Events

Commencement flags hung inside the Commencement tent

Hampshire College Returns to In-Person Commencement, Celebrating Three Classes of Graduates

With messages of community, perseverance, and activism, and with exuberant celebration, graduates were recognized.

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Keliy Anderson Staley

Hampshire Alum Keliy Anderson-Staley 96F Named 2022 Guggenheim Fellow

Chosen on the basis of both prior achievement and exceptional promise, Keliy Anderson-Staley is among the 180 exemplary fellows selected in this year’s Guggenheim class from nearly 2,500 applicants, and one of just 13 to be awarded the fellowship in the field of photography.

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Hampshire Campus Drone Photo

Hampshire College Exceeds Admissions Targets for Fall 2022 Semester

More than 250 students make deposits as the College continues to meet its ambitious financial sustainability goals.

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