President Elliott in regalia speaking at podium

Commencement Address 2023

“Advancing a free and just society lies with us all,” said President Michael Elliott in his speech at Commencement 2023. 

Inaugural Address: Michael A. Elliott ’92, 20th President of Amherst College

October 28, 2002

Inaugural Address by Michael A. Elliott ’92, 20th President of Amherst College delivered on October 28, 2022. A video of the entire celebration is also available.

2022: Fall Update from Campus

October 24, 2022

Amherst College President Michael A. Elliott reflects on initiatives and activities on campus.

Transcript of 2022: Fall Update

Convocation 2022

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

During Convocation, President Elliott and the faculty welcome the students to Amherst College, and recently promoted professors are awarded honorary Amherst College degrees.

Transcript: Convocation 2022

President's Welcome: Orientation 2022

August 27, 2022

Liz Agosto, chief student affairs officer and dean of students, and Matt McGann, dean of admission and financial aid, join President Michael Elliott in welcoming the Class of '26 during Orientation.

Meet and Greet with Michael A. Elliott ’92

June 2, 2022

Amherst College hosted a Meet and Greet session with incoming president, Michael A. Elliott ’92.

A Conversation with #19 and #20 and the Annual Meeting of the Society of the Alumni

June 2, 2022

A conversation between Biddy Martin, the 19th president of Amherst College, and Michael A. Elliott '92, whose tenure as the 20th president of the College will commence on August 1.