Eye Care Services are available at University(UMass) Health Services for all members of the Five College community including Amherst College students, faculty, and staff.

For students who have the Gallagher Student Insurance coverage includes a yearly eye exam; vision supply benefits under the age of 19; and vision supply discounts over the age of 19.

For students with other insurance please check to make to make sure yours is accepted.

There are several other Optometrist and Optical services in the area as well, including: 


Eye Physicians of Northampton are our Ophthalmology consultants. They provide yearly eye exams but do not have optical services on site.

Amherst Optical Shoppe has Optical Services but do not provide eye exams:


Contact the Keefe Health Center if you need assistance with transportation.