The My Amherst page contains links to those pages in the Amherst website that are most useful to members of the Amherst community. To get to the My Amherst page, you can simply click the My Amherst link found in the upper-right of every page of the Amherst website. You can also get there by using the following addresses in your browser (they all point to the same place):
The My Amherst page consists of a number of tabs, with the number depending upon whether you are logged in when you access the page. If you're not logged in, you see three tabs: Announcements, Intranet, and Log into see more tabs, with the Intranet tab being open by default. If you are logged in, you see all the tabs, with the My Amherst tab open by default
My Amherst Tabs
My Amherst: Depending upon your affiliation with the College, you'll see both personalized and standard content that applies to you.
- Alumni: Personalized links to your personal website, and your class website; standard links to OAPP, Athletics and others; Amherst weather. (It's just like being here!)
- Faculty: Personalized links to your courses (whether on the website or on Blackboard) and to your personal website; standard links to the academic calendar, faculty meeting minutes, etc.; weather, Picture of the Day, and Valentine menus.
- Staff/Administrators: Personalized links to your personal website; standard links to OAPP, HR, and the Ombudsperson, among others; weather, Picture of the Day, and Valentine menus.
- Students: Personalized links to your courses (whether on the website or on Blackboard); your personal website, your class website, and, where applicable, your Financial Aid information; standard links to the Campus Center, AAS, etc., weather, Picture of the Day, and Valentine menus.
Announcements: The current College announcements from the Public Affairs office.
Intranet: Links to the most popular sites on the Amherst website as well as selected sites of local interest.
My Profile: Access to the profile information that the College has on file for you. Everyone can use the My Profile/Photos tab to change their website picture, while alums in particular can use My Profile to modify their information and to decide who can see their profile information.