Major Revisions

Major issues in the second draft (quoted in italics):
Student responsibility:

Final Report on Adopting the Mission Statement

Sustainability at Amherst

Solar panels on top of Mayo-Smith HouseAmherst College is deeply committed to sustainability.We strive to set an example of responsible stewardship by establishing sound policies and practices that promote resource conservation and minimize our environmental impact.This Web page is designed to highlight how Amherst College conserves and supports sustainable use of natural resources through our p

Facilities Department


Frost Library
Fire Alarm Upgrade

April 28 - May 6, 2015
May 18 - May 27, 2015

Greenway Residence Halls Construction
March 9, 2015 - Fall 2016

Amherst's Mission

Amherst Flag
By Emily Gold Boutilier

About the Amherst College Police

The Mission of Amherst College

Terras irradient “Let them give light to the world.” 1821 Amherst College educates men and women of exceptional potential from all backgrounds so that they may seek, value, and advance knowledge, engage the world around them, and lead principled lives of consequence.