Contact the Office of Financial Aid

B-5 Converse Hall
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000
Campus Box 2207

Office Phone: (413) 542-2296
Fax: (413) 542-2628
On Campus: ext. 2781
finaid@amherst.edu

Office Hours

Academic Year Hours
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

School Codes

CSS PROFILE Code: 3003
FAFSA School Code: 002115

Staff Resources

Gail Holt: Dean of Financial Aid
  • Email: gholt@amherst.edu
Kathleen Gentile: Sr. Associate Dean of Financial Aid
  • Email: kagentile@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Study Abroad and Medical Aid
Michael Ellison: Associate Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
  • Email: mpellison@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Prospective and Incoming Students
Dale Hendricks: Sr. Associate dean of admission and financial aid outreach
  • Email: dhendricks@amherst.edu
  • Phone: (413) 542-2328
  • Focus Area: Outreach and Financial Aid Peer Ambassadors
Jennifer Christian Wright: Associate dean of financial aid
  • Email: jchristianwright@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Veterain Services and Powerfades Administrator
Nancy Brownfield: Financial aid counselor
  • Email: nabrownfield@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Loans and Outside Scholarships
Nancy robinson: Student employment coordinator
  • Email: narobinson@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Work Study Program
leah davis: financial aid assistant/communications
  • Email: ldavis@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Communications
jose infante: financial aid assistant/records
  • Email: jinfanteburon@amherst.edu
  • Focus Area: Documentation