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Preparing for Hampshire

New Student Forms
Centralized list of forms and deadlines for new students.

Entering Family Form
Families of entering fall 2013 students should complete by August 1.

Office of New Student Programs
New student orientation program; New Student News; incoming student information.

Taking Root
An illustrated guide to Hampshire's founding, current campus life, and resources.

What to Bring
Advice on what to bring (and what not to bring) to campus.

New Student Housing
Information and policies relevant to new students.

Computer Information
Helpful advice about purchasing and bringing a computer to campus.

Transfer Student Life
Information for transfer and non-traditional students.


Fall Semester

Opening Day: Thursday, August 29, 2013
Move-in information, new student orientation, and more.

Family Orientation: Friday, August 30, 2013
Optional one-day informational program for new parents and family members.


Spring Semester

Spring Move-In: January 18, 2014
New students and families should plan to arrive between 2:30-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2014.



Contact Us

Office of Alumni and Family Relations
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002

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