International Student Applicants

We welcome first-year and transfer applications from international students!
Typically, about 15% of our students come from secondary schools or universities outside the United States: approximately 10% are non-U.S. citizens who come from over 55 countries; another 5% hold dual citizenship with the U.S. and another country and have lived or studied outside the U.S.

First-Year Applicants

Students who are interested in applying to Amherst should first be familiar with our available admission options, our application requirements, our deadlines, and our approach to reviewing and evaluating applications for admission.  Keep reading..... It's all here!

First-Year Early Decision and Regular Decision Options

First-year applicants to Amherst may choose to apply under the Early Decision or Regular Decision options.