IT Services


Babysitter Board

Are you looking for a babysitter? The Amherst College Babysitter Database connects faculty and staff to Amherst College students. Participating students' contact information and brief introductions are provided. You will also have the ability to filter results by various criteria regarding students' availabilities, age preferences, and more! 

Link to the Amherst College Babysitter Database:

Instructional Design

hari stephen kumar is Amherst College's Instructional Designer. He provides resources and support for a wide range of teaching and learning matters, including course design, student engagement, innovative pedagogies, assessment and evaluation, and integrating technologies with teaching. hari specializes in active learner-centered teaching and fostering collaborative learning communities.


LimeSurvey allows users to quickly create intuitive, powerful, online question-and-answer surveys that can work for tens to thousands of participants without much effort. The survey software itself is self-guiding for the respondents who are participating.

Amherst College is now running it’s own LimeSurvey server. Contact Academic Technology Services for details.

Training and Events Calendar

IT regularly offers various in-person trainings including information security training for new employees, Amherst website editing - Content Management System (CMS) training, workshops for faculty, multimedia trainings for students and faculty, and in conjunction with Human Resources computer training for the Amherst community.

Please visit the IT Training and Events Calendar to find out about IT events and register for in-person trainings.


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ID Cards for Non-Employees

Departments may request an Amherst College ID Card for a non-employee when needed for door access for vendors for deliveries, temporary employees for door access and/or using a time clock, or for other reasons as needed.

ID Cards for Non-Employees

Sometimes it is necessary to provide an Amherst ID card for non-employees for door access for vendors, gym access for special non-employees, and other reasons as needed.

Staff Information Systems

Financial Systems

Fundraising Systems

Student Systems

Human Resources Systems

Facilities Systems

Reporting Systems



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