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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.

Hampshire College health and counseling services is accredited by the AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care).

Making an Appointment

Please call 413.559.5458 to schedule an appointment at health and counseling services.


Hampshire College health and counseling services offers:

  • Treatment of illness and injury
  • Mental health counseling and treatment
  • Sexually transmitted infection testing
  • Gynecological exams
  • Birth control and emergency contraception
    at low cost
  • Information and referral to specialists
  • Smoking cessation counseling
  • On-site prescription pick-up 
  • Immunizations including HPV, flu shots, and travel vaccines


We are located near the admissions office and the Red Barn, just a short walk from the dorms or the mods. Campus map (pdf)

Important Numbers

  • Life-threatening emergency: 911
  • Hampshire College health services: 413.559.5458 (medical and counseling appointments)
  • Campus police: 413.559.5555 (or 1.911 on campus)
  • Campus EMTs: 413.559.5555 (or 1.911 on campus)
  • University of Massachusetts Health Services: 413.577.5000 for nursing advice
  • Mental health emergency on evenings/weekends: 413.559.5555 (or 1.911 on campus)
  • Crisis Services of Hampshire County 413.586.5555 (off-campus mental health emergencies)
  • Cooley Dickinson Hospital: 413.582.2000


Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m-5 p.m. when the College is in session.
Open for medical and mental health appointments starting Monday, September 7.


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Health and Counseling Services
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
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