Aerial view of the Mount Holyoke College Campus
Teaching and Scholarship Renewal Week

Each May, the Teaching & Learning Initiative sponsors a series of workshops for faculty to take a break and deepen their practice as educators and scholars....

Alumnae Parade

The Laurel Parade, which marks the transition from MHC student to alumna, is one of the College’s most moving rituals. It traces back to 1900, when...

Laurel Chain Ceremony

With the senior class, President Sonya Stephens and Alumnae Association President. The ceremony concludes as students and alumnae join together in singing...

Orchestra Concert: Mozart and Beethoven

W.A. Mozart: Symphony No. 35, D Major, K385 "Exultate Jubilate," featuring Healey Suto '19, soprano Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, C MinorOp. 67. L. v

Senior Line-up for Baccalaureate

Line-up begins in front of Porter Hall (inside Mary Lyon Hall if raining)

Baccalaureate

Four speakers selected by seniors will address the graduating class. Music by the Baccalaureate Choir. Families and guests may view the live broadcast in...

Passover Seder

The Office of Religious & Spiritual Life and the Jewish Student Union invite you to join us as we celebrate Passover. This seder will be led by our Jewish...

Choral Forces Spring Concert

The Mount Holyoke Chorale, Glee Club, and Chamber Singers accompanied by Mark Gionfriddo will join forces to present an evening of excellent choral...

Shared Student Recital

Student soloists performing on a variety of instruments share their work from the semester. Free and open to the public — all are welcome.

KlezMova Swings! A Klezmer Concert

A first! The Klezmer Band of Mount Holyoke College will swing Swing SWING with jazzy tunes from the Yiddish theater, the Barry Sisters and Benny Goodman....

Boogie WonderJam: Victory Eights

This year's final jam of the Victory Eights (V8s) — Mount Hollyoke College's oldest a cappella group!

West African Music Concert

A memorable evening of Ghanaian and Togolese music and dance with famed teacher/performers Kwaku Manu, Kwabena Boateng and Nani Agbeli. Directed by Faith...

Re-Orientation: Movie Under the Stars (seniors only)

The Senior Week Committee invites their class to bond over watching "Dirty Dancing" for the last time as students.

Commencement Meal Ticket Pickup

For pre-purchased Saturday meal tickets. 3 times available. Seniors and graduate students only may pick up tickets. You must bring your OneCard.

Stoling Ceremony

In this celebration of mentorship that started in 2005, students of color honor mentors who have helped them succeed. In return, mentors give students a...

Pangy Day

Pangy Day, a tradition at Mount Holyoke that began in 1980, takes place on the last Friday of classes in the spring semester. Filled with food, fun and...

Retreat for Embodied Healing for Students of African Descent

Celia Hilson, LMFT, and Alysha Warren, LMHC, will be facilitating a half-day retreat for students of African descent who have survived sexual trauma and...

Student Dance Concert

"The Language of Chaos" The Dance Department at Mount Holyoke College ends its performance season with the Annual Student Dance Concert featuring 16 student...

UPS Store On Campus

Need to send some of your things home for the summer? Need boxes, tape or other packing or shipping supplies? The UPS Store will be here May 3, 4, 6, 7 and...

UPS Store On Campus

Need to send some of your things home for the summer? Need boxes, tape or other packing or shipping supplies? The UPS Store will be here May 3, 4, 6, 7 and...

Welcome Ceremony for New Alumnae

The Alumnae Association and the Class of 1969 welcome graduating seniors into the worldwide alumnae community. 1969 classmates present 2019 graduates with...

Class of 1969 Reception Honoring Class of 2019

The Alumnae Association and the Class of 1969 honor and welcome graduating seniors into the worldwide alumnae community. Rain location: Chapin Auditorium

Red Carpet Cocktail Party (seniors only)

Mount Holyoke's version of the Oscars! Put on your best Hollywood attire (whatever that means to you) and walk the red carpet as we celebrate and honor your...