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Health and Counseling Services

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

Hours and Appointments

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m-5 p.m. when the College is in session.
Please call 413.559.5458 to schedule an appointment.

Flu shots are available starting Oct 5 for students, faculty and staff from 9 a.m.-12 noon and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. at health services every weekday except Thursday. No cost for students and $15 insurance reimbursable charge for faculty and staff. The vaccine protects against 4 flu virus strains and is preservative and latex-free. For more information on the 2016-17 flu season and vaccine, go to:


Hampshire College health and counseling services offers:

  • Acupuncture
  • ADHD/ADD coaching and medication management
  • Alcohol and substance use assessment
  • Allergy shots and 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
  • Hampshire College health 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 police: 413.559.5555
  • Campus EMTs: 413.559.5555
  • University of Massachusetts Health Services: 413.577.5000
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Health and Counseling Services
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
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