parens with studentAmherst remains the extraordinary institution and community it is because of alumni who stay involved. There are many of ways you can volunteer for the College or participate in a service opportunity in your area.

Parents' Fund
Nearly 60 parents volunteer their time to the Annual Fund each year.

Regional Events
Volunteer to host or organize a regional Amherst event in your area!

Host an Event
Many of our regional association events are made possible by the generosity of our alumni, parents and friends. If you'd like to host an event please fill out a form.

Career Center
Speak at a Career Center panel or offer an internship, job or shadowing opportunity. Contact the Career Center at (413) 542-2265 or careers@amherst.edu.

Parents' Network
Volunteer to serve on our ad hoc Parents' Network, calling new parents or speaking on a panel during Orientation. alumni@amherst.edu or (413)542-8235.

Speaker's Bureau

Interested in speaking at Family Weekend, Homecoming or a regional event about your profession or hobby?  If so, please contact Alumni and Parent Programs at alumni@amherst.edu.



Alumni and Parent Programs
P.O. Box 5000
Amherst MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2313

Contact Advancement Staff


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