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Love My Alumni Week: February 9 -12, 2015


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During the week of February 9-12, hundreds of students will join together to write thousands of thank you notes to Alumni.




Did you know?

- 58% of Amherst students receive financial aid.
- More than 11,000 alumni contribute to the Alumni Fund every year.
- 70% of alumni engage with the college every year through donations, volunteering and events.
- Tuition, room & board cover only 39% of Amherst’s operating costs.
- 28% of financial aid is awarded from dedicated, endowed scholarship funds.
- Last year, gifts of $100 and under paid for seven students to attend Amherst.
- 74% of students searched the Alumni directory in the last year.
- 20% of students have participated in the mentoring program Pathways.

Here’s how Amherst spends Alumni Fund contributions:

Sponsored by Amherst College Advancement.
[Alumni Fund Co-Chairs]  

Alumni Fund Co-Chairs
Aimee Carroll '99, Leo Arnaboldi '81, Chris Noyer Seaver '81, and Kathy Chia '88  

Contact Annual Fund Staff

Click here for a staff directory

Amherst College
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Main Phone: (413) 542-5900
Gift Hotline: (866) 542-GIFT

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Amherst College
P.O. Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Main Phone: (413) 542-5900
Gift Hotline: (866) 542-GIFT