Your First Year

It's your first year at Hampshire, and we don't want you to miss a thing.

Use the following links to get started on your path. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to learn more about new initiatives and programs and to join the conversation about what's coming up for new students. We want to hear from you.

Shape Your Academic Path

Get Involved on Campus

Take Care of Yourself

Find Your Way

What's Hampening

Still not finding what you need? Contact the office of new student experience at

Student Groups
More Cooperative. More Active. More Voices.
Academic clubs, sports teams, identity-based groups, and more. Hampshire is home to a variety of students groups/organizations.
Browse all student groups
Browse the calendar of student group and CLA-sponsored events on HampEngage.
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Hampshire Events Calendar
Events happening around campus, hosted by Hampshire community members.
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Five College Calendar
Events organized or funded by the Five College consortium and its programs.
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Stay In Touch
With The Dean of Students Office
Snail Mail
Dean of Students Office
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002