All sessions will be presented remotely via Zoom. With questions about Family Orientation, please contact the Alumni and Family Relations office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-559-6638.
With questions about New Student Orientation, what to bring, and move-in, please contact the New Student Experience office at 413.559.6392 or email@example.com.
Hear how Hampshire fosters wellness and supports health and safety needs for new students.
Moderator: Zauyah Waite, vice president of student affairs and dean of students
Dive deeper into Hampshire’s unique academic program, such as the divisional system and various centers. We’ll tell you about all the resources that are available to our students, among them advising, evaluations, and the Five College Consortium. In the final 15 minutes of the session, families of first year students will have an opportunity to learn about the new Div I program while transfer students’ families will focus on their needs and questions.*
Moderator: Christoph Cox, vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty
*Christoph Cox and Hannah Mazzarino will answer questions specific to transfer students and their families beginning at 7:40 p.m. ET.
Learn more about how we facilitate student development and success outside the classroom. We’ll discuss the programs, resources, and services that support campus life, such as housing, student groups, recreation, and programs for new students.
Moderator: Janine Knight, associate dean of students
What can you expect during your student’s transition to Hampshire? What transitions are common to all families and what else might occur? No matter what stage you’re in, come chat and laugh with the professionals from Counseling Services and Residence Life as they help you prepare for this next phase of your student’s life—and of yours.