Diversity Open Houses (DIVOH)

New Admission Open House Aims to Bring More Native Students to Campus

Submitted on Wednesday, 11/12/2014, at 9:41 AM

November 12, 2015

By William Harvey ’18


Participants in a 2014 Diversity Open House get to know one another

This past month, Amherst welcomed seven high school seniors of Native American and Native Hawaiian backgrounds at the College’s first Native Student Open House. The event was a new offshoot of the annual Diversity Open Houses, which give “students with potential to add to the diversity of outlook, background and experience on campus,” according to the Office of Admission.