EMERGENCY (413) 542-2111

Call 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

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

See information about Closure Procedures & Notifications.

Be Prepared

Respond to an active shooter.

video Watch the video, “Responding to an Active Shooter” and learn what to do. Run, hide, fight.

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