Admissions Office

Our admissions process is personalized and holistic, reflecting the values embodied in our educational curriculum.

The admissions office assists prospective students and their families in learning as much as possible about Hampshire and why the College's differences matter.

Contact and Hours

The admissions office is open to the public Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET, and select weekday evenings and Saturdays.

Have a question? Need more information? Contact us at or 413.559.5471.

Location and Parking

The admissions office is located on the first floor of the R.W. Kern Center. Parking is located behind the Robert Crown Center or any lot marked for visitors. Get directions or download a campus map before you arrive.

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