Submitted by Raquel Cardona
Welcome! & Congratulations! You are about to embark on your college career here at Amherst. As a recent graduate, I have been working for the College to create and promote resources for our very socioeconomically diverse student body. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to email me or comment on this page. Let me know if there are resources that you would be interested in knowing about.

This page will continually be updated, so check back for updates!

"Buying Textbooks" Orientation Event, Aug. 28, 2007

The handout is available here for download:

Opening your First Bank Account

Read this brochure for helpful advice on opening your first account and what banks are available in the area.


Saving Money on Clothes: Cheap Places to Buy Clothes

Saving Money on Food: Cheap Places to go out to Eat

Getting Places: Using the PVTA bus to go (mostly free) all over the Valley


Visit Me:
Rachel Cardona
Student Affairs Officer for Diversity & Academic Support
Charles Pratt Dorm, Room 109


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