Mead Art Museum

Open

Tuesday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday         9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday         9 a.m.–5 p.m

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College Students

College Students
 
The Mead is YOUR art museum! Take advantage of the inspiring setting, free wi-fi, café beverages and snacks, and...
Use the Online Collection Database For Research»

Amherst's world-class collection of more than 18,000 works of art is available to view online.

Join the Mead Student Docent Program»

Volunteer student docents lead museum tours and learn how the Mead works from behind-the-scenes, exploring timely—and sometimes controversial—issues in the art world.

Apply for Paid Internships»

The Mead offers competitive paid internships for Amherst College students each year under the immediate supervision of the museum's director, curators, educators, and collections manager.

Apply for Lobby Attendant Positions»

The Mead offers part-time jobs for reliable Amherst College students interested in working as lobby attendants at the museum's front desk.

Apply for Summer Fellowships»

Summer fellowships available to Amherst College students include the Mead/Art and the History of Art Summer Fellowship, the Arts & Communication Fellowship, and the Brooke Kamin Rapaport ’84 Fellowship in Art History.

Learn about the Mead's Academic Awards»

Academic awards available to Amherst College students include the Wise Award for College Research and the Wise Award for Studio Art, both presented annually in the spring and awarded to students at Senior Assembly.

Join Club Mead»

A new club for students like you.

Orientation Program»

The "Meet at the Mead" LEAP orientation program offers incoming Amherst students a behind-the-scenes exploration of Amherst’s own art museum.

 

 

Open

Tuesday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday         9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday         9 a.m.–5 p.m

Getting here»

Donate Now