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Health and Counseling Services

Health and Counseling Services is closed for patient care from May 20, 2019-Sept 2, 2019. We will re-open on Tuesday, September 3.

The front office will be open during the summer months on a part-time basis. Please call us at 413.559.5458, or email us at with any questions or concerns.  Phone messages and emails will be checked weekly. 


Hampshire College health and counseling services offers:

  • ADHD/ADD coaching and medication management
  • Alcohol and substance use assessment
  • Immunizations including HPV, flu shots, and travel vaccines
  • Case management and coordination of specialist care
  • Diagnosis and treatment of common college student illnesses and injuries (UTI, sore throat, sprained ankle, mono, etc.)
  • Group therapy
  • Mental health counseling
  • Men’s health exams, STI testing, and PrEP
  • Prescription pick-up: delivery from University of Massachusetts Amherst Pharmacy
  • Women’s health exams, birth control, emergency contraception, STI testing
  • Sexual assault counseling and support
  • Transgender health program: counseling and medical care
  • Wellness Services (TB tests, sports physicals)
  • Quit smoking resources

Important Numbers

  • Life-threatening emergency: 911

When school is in session:

  • Hampshire College Health and Counseling Services: 413.559.5458 (medical and counseling appointments)
  • After hours mental health support 413.559.5458, press 1 to speak with a mental health counselor
  • After hours medical advice 413.559.5458, press 2 to speak with an advice nurse
  • Campus security: 413.559.5555
  • Campus EMTs: 413.559.5555
  • University of Massachusetts Health Services: 413.577.5000

Hampshire College Health and Counseling Services (HCHCS) provides confidential medical and mental health care for all Hampshire students to encourage a healthy and integrated mind and body. HCHCS is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

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Health and Counseling Services
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002