Current students can access their billing information via AC Data.  Students may also designate "Family and Friends" as Authorized Users to view this information.  See below for instructions on how to designate "Family and Friends" as Authorized Users.

To Access Billing Information through AC Data:

Current students and designated "Family and Friends" may access their billing information through the main AC Data screen by following the steps below:

  1. Go to AC Data and enter your Amherst username and password
  2. Next, click on “Family and Friends” for links to the billing information and to update your personal contact information

To Obtain Your Username / Reset Your Password:

If you have forgotten your Amherst username and/or password, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to https://sysaccount.amherst.edu/sysaccount/PasswordReset2.asp and enter the email address used when the account was originally created or later changed to via this website
  2. Upon submitting the address, the system generates an email communication that includes the Amherst username and a link allowing you to reset your Amherst password
  3. Click the link in that email to reset your password

Please note that this reset process cannot be used by employees of the College. Amherst employees should contact the Amherst College IT Help Desk at 413-542-2526.

To Change the Email Address Associated with your Family and Friends Account:

To change an email address associated with your Family and Friends account, please follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to AC Data
  2. Click on Family and Friends
  3. Then click on the link that lets you change your Address, Telephone, and Email

To Designate Family and Friends as Authorized Users

To designate "Family and Friends" as Authorized Users, students must follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to AC Data
  2. Go to the Communication Preferences section of their AC Data account
  3. Check the Student Accounts box next to the name and email of the person they would like to have permission to view their billing information
  4. Once this information has been entered an email will be sent to the designated person with instructions for setting up their account and accessing the information

Check here for more information about "Friends and Family" accounts: https://www.amherst.edu/offices/it/services/accounts/family-friends-account.