Financial Aid

Hampshire College R.W. Kern Center

Did you know that 91% of Hampshire College students receive financial aid? We are committed to making Hampshire affordable for your family. The average need-based grant last year was $35,941.

Who We Are

It is the responsibility of the financial aid office to review all application materials to determine eligibility for financial assistance; prepare appropriate award packages; provide counseling regarding student and parent loans; oversee student employment; and coordinate financial aid with student accounts. Please visit the student accounts office website for information related to student billing.

Hampshire College is a member of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), and we adhere to the association's ethics and values, including their Statement of Ethical Principles and their Code of Conduct.

Contact Us

Our office is located on the second floor of the R.W. Kern Center. We are open to visitors and phone calls Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern). We close for lunch from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Our email address is financialaid@hampshire.edu. Our phone number is 413.559.5484. Our secure fax number is 413.559.5585. Please note that our office will be closed on November 14, 15, 28, and 29.

Quick Reference

Consumer Information

Sending Documents to Us

If you need to send us documents, please mail them to Financial Aid Office, Hampshire College, 893 West Street, Amherst, MA 01002-3359. You may also securely fax documents to 413.559.5585. Please be sure that the student's name and/or College ID number appears on all forms. Please DO NOT send us documents via email.

Stay In Touch
With Financial Aid
Snail Mail
Financial Aid
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002