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About OARS


The office of accessibility resources and services (OARS) is co-located with the central records office and the Center for Academic Support and Advising (CASA) in the Lemelson Building.

For a to-go snapshot of the office and resources: download our brochure

Contact Us

Phone: 413.559.5498

Email: OARS@hampshire.edu

Hours of Operation


8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

To schedule a meeting with OARS staff, email us at oars@hampshire.edu, call the number above, or 
schedule a meeting online
(only available with Five College log-in)

Visit Us

OARS staff are available throughout the year to meet with current or prospective students and their families. 

If you are visiting during a campus-wide open house, please call or email ahead of time to schedule a time to meet. You can also look for us in your open house schedule for events and drop-in tables.

If you are visiting for a professional, collaborative meeting, we can provide you with parking information. Otherwise, please see Finding Us for more information about accessing the Hampshire College campus.

OARS Staff

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Office of Accessibility Resources and Services (OARS)
Mail Code AC
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002