Office of Communications

Amherst College has a powerful story to tell—about our high-achieving students, distinctive faculty research, innovative learning opportunities, accomplished alumni, our true commitment to diversity and inclusion, a robust financial aid program and much more.

We have expertise in writing, photography, video production, graphic design, social media, website design, usability and accessibility, and event planning and publicity. 

What you do is amazing. Let us help you tell your unique story. Contact us or submit a request form to get started.


Our Services

We can help:


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News at Amherst

Find out what’s happening on campus in our news section and read the Office of Communications’ latest press releases.

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Visual Identity Toolkit

Find official Amherst College logos and more, as well as instructions for use, in our Visual Identity Toolkit (VIT).

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Amherst College Bicentennial

Amherst College’s Bicentennial celebrates the contributions the College has made to our students’ lives, to higher education, and to the world. Submit your ideas for Bicentennial events!

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Get the Mammoth Meals Mobile App

Download the new Mammoth Meals app from your preferred app store, and see daily menus and more on your mobile.

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Zoom Backgrounds

Bring a little bit of Amherst to your remote workstation. Pick a campus photo or a Mammoth as your Zoom virtual background or computer wallpaper.