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Late Stay

Remaining on campus after residences close is not permitted, except in extenuating circumstances as outlined below. Please contact the housing operations office at if you have specific questions.

Fall Semester

Late stay can be granted by approval at the end of the fall semester when the Five College exam schedule extends past the date of Hampshire campus closing, and for certain travel circumstances. Application information will be distributed during the semester via Hampshire email, and the Important Dates and Deadlines page. The application can be found at by clicking on the "Late Stay" tab, which will appear in late November or early December when the application opens.

Spring Semester

All students are permitted to remain on campus after the exam period, through 10 a.m. on the morning following commencement. No extensions to this deadline will be granted. Students must make travel and summer housing plans accordingly.

Stay In Touch
With Housing
Snail Mail
Housing Operations Office
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002