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Amherst Website

The Amherst College website (www.amherst.edu) is the College's primary online presence. It provides a web-publishing platform for all departments, constituencies, and individuals associated with the College.

Audience: 
Students
Faculty
Staff
Alumni
Features and Benefits: 

The website is based upon the Drupal content mangagement system (CMS), which provides the following:

  • easy content creation using a web browser; no HTML or special software required
  • a robust, scalable permissions system
  • an application development platform
  • extensive profile management
  • hosting for departments, individuals, student orgs, alumni classes, and more
Requirements: 

You can access the Amherst website with any web browser. For creating and editing content, the preferred browser is Mozilla Firefox.