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Visit Hampshire College
A visit to Hampshire is the single most important way to get to know what the College has to offer. Learn what it's really like to live, work, and study at one of America's most outstanding colleges.

Sophomore/Junior/Transfer Preview Day
Monday, April 21
8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Be a Hampshire student for a day! Create your own schedule of classes. You may also tour the campus, attend sessions on the admissions process and financial aid, and learn about Hampshire firsthand from students and faculty.

Register for Monday, April 21

More Ways to Visit

Directions to campus »

Virtual Tour
If you aren't able to visit, explore the campus through our Virtual Tour.

Explore the Pioneer Valley
The Pioneer Valley is known for its natural beauty, progressive thought, and vibrant arts scene. In addition, the town of Amherst and the city of Northampton are bustling with excellent restaurants, cafés, pubs, and coffee shops.

If you're planning to visit during New England's winter months, you may want to check our snow phone (413.559.5508) for possible delays or closings.

Apply to Hampshire
If you think Hampshire might be the right place for you, we encourage you to submit your application.


Contact Us

Admissions Office
Mail Code AD
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
877.937.4267 (toll free)
Fax 413.559.5631

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