See our planning for 2020–21.

Student painting on the farm

Room Choosing Calendar

The following list reflects the dates of the room choosing process for the 2020-21 academic year. This page will be updated as soon as dates for 2021 have been finalized. Please note the dates for 2021 may be very different, as the 2020 housing process was significantly impacted by COVID-19.

HOO Drop-In Virtual Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 2-3 p.m.
Students with questions about any aspect of the room choosing process are encouraged to use the Zoom Meeting ID: 7835463913.

Mod Lottery: Wednesday, June 17 - Friday, June 26

Optional Modmate Contract

Wednesday, June 17: 3-person Mods

Three-person registration packets due by 1 p.m.

Thursday, June 18: 5-person Mods
Five-person registration packets due by 1 p.m.

Friday, June 19: Break
Time for students to re-group if necessary.

Monday, June 22: 4-person Mods in Enfield and Prescott
Four-person registration packets for Enfield and Prescott due by 1 p.m.

Tuesday, June 23: 4-person Mods in Greenwich
Four-person registration packets for Greenwich due by 1 p.m.

Wednesday, June 24: Break
Time for students to re-group if necessary, and for staff to update "leftovers day" registration form.

Thursday, June 25: 4-person Mods Leftover
Any 4-person mods which have not been won earlier in the week will be available.

Friday, June 26 - Friday, July 3: Merrill Room Sign-Up
Students who have not been housed by the lottery may submit a housing preference form to sign up for rooms in Merrill.


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Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002