Residential Life

Residential Life

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Residential Life Calendar: Important Dates to Remember

Converse Hall, Room 105

Office Hours: Monday—Friday; 8:30 AM—4:30 PM
Summer Hours (Memorial Day—Labor Day): 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Office Phone: (413) 542-2161
Fax: (413) 542-8488

Dear Student,

Welcome to the Amherst College Residential Life Department. On behalf of the Assistant Director, Pamela Stawasz (, four Area Coordinators, 60 Resident Counselors, Karen Racz (, the Administrative Assistant, and myself, we wish to extend our welcome to you. It is our sincere hope that you will find your experiences in the residence halls both rewarding and valuable in terms of personal growth, lasting friendships, and future development.

If you have any questions, please contact our office.

Torin Moore (
Assistant Dean of Students/ Director of Residential Life

New Students!

Welcome to Amherst. Please visit the New Student Housing page to learn about your housing choices and to complete the New Student Housing Survey.

Also on the Residential Life website: