Residential Life

Kitchens around campus:

There are common kitchens in the following dorms: Cohan, Drew, Garman, Newport, Moore, Chapman (across from the gym), Humphries (the Zu), Marsh, Plimpton, Tyler.  Several dorms with kitchens have basic equipment available there.

Note: It is very important that you clean up after yourselves, and leave the kitchen and utensils clean and ready for the next student to use.


Grocery Shopping:

There are lots of options just down the road in Hadley, accessible by bus (PVTA) or a nice bike ride down the bike path.

Big Y 

Location: 175 University Drive, Amherst

Super Stop and Shop

Location: 440 Russell Street, Hadley

Aldi: new discount grocery store

Location: in the Home Depot shopping center, 354 Russell Street, Hadley

Trader Joe's

Location: 375 Russell Street, Hadley

Maple Farm Foods

Location: 10 S Maple St, Hadley

Atkins Farm Country Market: Atkins incorporates all sorts of local food into their selection, much of which is harvested on their own farm. If you haven't had there cider donuts, be sure to grab a 1/2 dozen at the checkout counter.

Location:  1150 West Street, Amherst



Check out the PVTA bus schedules linked below before you go stand in the cold!


 South Amherst (to get to Atkins):