EMERGENCY (413) 542-2111
Call this number in the event of an emergency, including those involving fire or hazardous materials and any emergency that might require police, firefighters, an ambulance or emergency medical personnel.
Police non-emergency line: (413) 542-2291
Update Your Emergency Contact Information
Receive alerts on your cell phone. Log into AC Data to provide contact information for yourself and for people to be contacted on your behalf in an emergency.
Weather closures and delays are announced on My Amherst.
You may also call the SNOW line to find out whether the College is closed:
(413) 542-SNOW (7669)
Toll-free: (888) 289-1049
Respond to an active shooter.
Watch the video, “Responding to an Active Shooter” and learn what to do. Run, hide, fight.
What do I do when...?
- Learn what to do in various emergencies, including fire, chemical spill, criminal behavior, medical emergency, storms and more.
- Read the Emergency Preparedness Plan.