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Mount Holyoke College Student Life

Mount Holyoke College is on a 800-acre campus in a small town setting in South Hadley, Massachusetts, not far from Springfield. There are many activities and organizations for Mount Holyoke College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Mount Holyoke College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Mount Holyoke College has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Mount Holyoke College include C.A.U.S.E. (Creating Awareness and Unity for Social Equality), MHC Outing Club, Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra and Mount Holyoke News.

The Mount Holyoke College community comes together each year for Convocation, Pangy (Pangynaskeia) Day and Spring Weekend.

Does Mount Holyoke College Offer Student Housing?

Mount Holyoke College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. . There are 2,134 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,915 undergraduates. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Mount Holyoke College Athletics

Mount Holyoke College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Mount Holyoke College

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Mount Holyoke College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Mount Holyoke College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Mount Holyoke College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Mount Holyoke College has police officers on-campus.

Plan a Visit to Mount Holyoke College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Mount Holyoke College, take Interstate 91/Massachusetts Turnpike to South Hadley, MA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bradley International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Massachusetts you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Mount Holyoke College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Mount Holyoke College Students

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Women

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Men

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Full Time

1%

Part Time

25%

In State

75%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

44%

28%

9%

7%

6%

4%

1%

0.10%

0.05%

Undergraduate Students

1,915

Non-Resident / International Students

532

Graduate Students

125

Mount Holyoke College Campus Services

Student Services
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Campus Security
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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,040

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

52%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$56,518

Out-of-State

$56,518

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 15
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