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Visit Amherst to see the campus for yourself. We can't wait to meet you!

Plan Your Visit

We search for exceptional students from across the country and around the world, including from places and populations that are historically underrepresented in higher education. Our financial aid policies are among the most generous in the nation.

Online Chats for Prospective Applicants

Are you a prospective applicant? Interested in learning more about life at Amherst College? Join one of our upcoming online chats with Amherst students and admission officers. The first chat will be held on Thursday, October 27, with another to follow on Thursday, November 3. Looking forward to chatting with you!

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Applying to Amherst

A successful Amherst student is someone who will embrace our open curriculum, engage with our talented faculty and actively contribute to a student body that is diverse in both background and perspective.