Contacting the Admission Office

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We are happy to answer any questions you may have. We want to be certain that you have the information you need!


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If you cannot find the information you need on our website, please e-mail us at or call us (413) 542-2328.

To send application materials* by regular mail:

Office of Admission
Amherst College
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

* Please note that all applications must be submitted online; paper versions are not available.

To visit the Admission Office or to send materials by express mail (requiring a street address):

Office of Admission
Amherst College
220 South Pleasant St.
Amherst, MA 01002

To contact current students or members of academic departments:

Start at our Connect with Amherst Students and Faculty page.

To contact the Office of Financial Aid:

Start at our Financial Aid Office page.