Most Recent Campus Messages:

July 8, 2020—On-Campus Housing Process for Fall 2020 from Liz Agosto, Dean of Students [full message]

July 8, 2020 —Fall 2020: Health and Wellbeing from Liz Agosto, Dean of Students [full message]


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If you have questions about COVID-19 and Amherst College, you can reach out via email:

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Fall 2020 Plans

Read the plan, guidelines, and FAQs for returning to campus this fall.

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In March, 2020, the federal government enacted the CARES Act, which includes a Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund. A portion of this fund must go directly to eligible students in the form of emergency financial aid grants. Learn more:

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Resources for the Amherst Community

From support for students’ wellbeing to technical help for working remotely, find a variety of resources from the College and beyond.

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Explore Amherst@Home, your one-stop shop for Amherst content to help you stay engaged, connected and entertained while you practice social distancing.