Disable Java in Web Browsers

For security reasons you may want to disable Java in all web browsers or certain web browsers on your computer. See our instructions for how to disable Java as needed.

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.

Use the editor toolbar

A comprehensive listing of the tools available in the editor toolbar and their function.

Get permalink

How to get a permalink to a webpage in order to avoid broken links.

Upload or change your profile photo

How to upload a photo to your Amherst website profile that will appear in Faculty & Staff listings, course rosters, and other locations on the website.

Upload files

How to upload files to the Amherst website, either for personal or academic use.