Upcoming Meetings

Faculty Meetings -

Tuesday, August 25th, 5:30pm


Academic Calendar - Important Dates & Deadlines

First Day of Classes, First Day of Add/Drop -

Monday, Aug 24

Majors Meeting -

TBA

 Advising Week for January 2021 Term-

Monday, Aug 31 - Friday, September 4

Labor Day - Classes will be held

Monday, September 7

Last Day of Add/Drop; Last day of Five Colleges Interchange Registration; Pass/Fail & Flexible Grading Option forms due -

Tuesday, September 8

Round 1 Pre-Registration for January 2021 -

Tuesday, September 8 - Wednesday, September 9

Roster Management -

Thursday, September 10

Round 2 Pre-Registration for January 2021 -

Friday, September 11

New Course Proposals for Spring 2021 due to the CEP -

Monday, September 28

Spring 2021 Course Information due to Registrar -

Tuesday, September 29

Registration reopens for January 2021 -

Thursday, October 1

Mid-Semester Studio Thesis Critique -

Thursday, October 8th at 5:30pm

Last Day to withdraw from the College -

Friday, October 9

Comprehensive Exam Date for Class of 2021E -

Friday, October 9

Mid-Term Grades due to Registrar -

Friday, October 9

Registration Extension closes for January 2021 -

Wednesday, October 21

Advising Week -

Monday, October 26 - Friday, October 30

Last Day to withdraw from a course as a First, Second, or Third Year student -

Friday, October 30

First Round Pre-Registration for Spring 2021 -

Monday, November 2 - Friday, November 6

Roster Management Week -

Monday, November 9 - Friday, November 13

Studio Theses Presentations -

Wednesday, November 11th at 5:30pm

Second Round Pre-Registration for Spring 2021-

Monday, November 16 - Friday, November 20

Theses Presentations (Art History)-

Thursday, November 19, 5:30pm

Major Declaration due for Class of 2023E-

Friday, November 20

Last Day of Classes -

Friday, November 20

Thanksgiving Break

Saturday, November 21 - Sunday, November 29

Reading/Study Period

Monday, November 30 - Friday, December 4

 

Final Exam Week -

Monday, December 7 - Friday, December 11

Add/Drop for January 2021 Term -

Monday, December 14 - Tuesday, January 5

Senior Theses due for Class of 2021E -

Monday, December 21

Final Fall Grades Due -

Tuesday, December 22

 

The Registrar maintains a Detailed Academic Calendar of important dates and deadlines, including comprehensive exam dates, deadlines for new course proposals and more.


Careers in Arts & Communications

The Careers in Arts & Communication program, overseen by the Loeb Center for Career Exploration and Planning, provides exposure to a variety of professional development opportunities and career advising to help students launch successful careers.


Amherst College Digital Collections

Amherst College Digital Collections (ACDC) holds over one hundred thousand digitized art works, photographs, manuscripts, books and other media from the College’s Archives & Special Collections and Art & Architecture Collection.


Art Museums Nearby

Five College Museums:
New England & New York Museums: