Admission

Contact the Admission Office

Office Photo 2013 900 x 338.jpgWe are happy to answer any questions you may have. Amherst's Office of Admission is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Between mid-September and mid-November, the Admission Office is also open on Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to noon. 

Before you contact our office, you may want to review our Frequently Asked Questions page to see if the answer to your question can be found on our Website. If you can't find the information you need on this Website, e-mail admission@amherst.edu, or call (413) 542-2328. 

To send application materials by regular mail:

Office of Admission
Amherst College
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

To visit the Admission Office or to send materials by express mail (requiring a street address):

Office of Admission
Amherst College
220 South Pleasant St.
Amherst, MA 01002

To contact current students or members of academic departments:

Click on the Connect with Amherst Students and Faculty link in the left navigation menu.

To contact the Office of Financial Aid:

Click on the Financial Aid Office link in the left navigation menu.