Professional Development

As an institution of learning committed to academic achievement and lifelong learning, Amherst College supports the educational pursuits of its staff. The Educational Assistance Plan benefits are available to regular full-time, and part-time employees on a pro-rated basis. There is a $3,000 maximum benefit per fiscal year for educational assistance benefits.

Educational Assistance Plans

As an institution of learning committed to academic achievement and lifelong learning, Amherst College supports the educational pursuits of its staff. The Educational Assistance Plan benefits are available to regular full-time and part-time employees. Educational Assistance Application There are three types of educational assistance plans offered: