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:

Welcome to Hampshire College's financial aid office. It is the responsibility of this 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, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern). We close for lunch from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Our email address is Our phone number is 413.559.5484. Our secure fax number is 413.559.5585.

Check Your Online Financial Aid Account

Apply for a FSA ID

Information for New Spring 2019 Students with Financial Aid

Information for Currently Enrolled or On Leave Students

Information for High School Students

Work Study Information

The E-check-in Process and Financial Aid

Verification Process

Scholarship Searches

Tax Information

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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.

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Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002