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Healthy Bodies & Minds

Healthy Planet, Healthy You

Sustainability initiatives and programs help to ensure the health, safety, and wellbeing of every member of our community. Amherst is committed to creating a sustainable living community that supports the long-term health of students, faculty, and staff.

What’s Next

  • Increasing the use and availability of the campus outdoor spaces like the wildlife sanctuary, Greenway, and the Book and Plow farm.
  • Continuing and expanding our program offerings and classes for faculty, staff, and students around health and wellbeing.
  • Continuing to support and enhance our mental health support services for the campus community.
  • Working to meet student needs from hygiene insecurity to food insecurity to affordable textbooks.