IMPORTANT NOTE

Dates below are subject to change.

2021-2022

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Request registration through my.mtholyoke for open seats in Five College courses for which the student is eligible. No instructor permissions are required...

Arrival and Move-in for New International Students

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New international students arriving at Bradley International Airport will be met by upper-class international students and Orientation Leaders! All other new...

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Make registration changes through my.mtholyoke. Instructor permissions are required for every Five College course being added during add/drop.

Pre-Orientation for New International Students

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All new international students are required to attend. Pre-Orientation concludes with dinner on Tuesday, when Orientation begins.

Arrival and Move-in for New Domestic Students

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Sign-ups for move-in times will be made available to all students by mid-July. More details will be sent to your MHC email address. Please anticipate a...

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Orientation will begin after dinner on Tuesday.

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Welcome back to campus! Sign-ups for move-in times will be made available to all students by mid-July. More details will be sent to your MHC email address....

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Welcome back to campus! Sign-ups for move-in times will be made available to all students by mid-July. More details will be sent to your MHC email address....

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Welcome back to campus! Sign-ups for move-in times will be made available to all students by mid-July. More details will be sent to your MHC email address....

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Calling the Class of 2024! Join us for a full day of workshops, traditions, and events.

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Calling the Class of 2022! Join us for welcome back sessions with your class.

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Calling the Class of 2023! Join us for welcome back sessions with your class.

Convocation

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Convocation kicks off the new academic year — and kicks class spirit into high gear. See the convocation page to learn more about this annual tradition.

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First day of classes for the fall semester.

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No classes. Most administrative offices are closed.

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Add classes in my.mtholyoke.edu by this deadline. Full-time undergraduate students must be registered for a minimum of 12 credits for the semester by this...

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Drop classes in my.mtholyoke by this deadline.

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No classes. Administrative offices are open.

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A day to celebrate Indigenous peoples and to acknowledge their long history and culture as the first peoples and nations on this land. Most administrative...

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Use my.mtholyoke.edu to add or drop second half-semester classes.

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Most half-semester classes meeting in the first half of the semester end.

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Congratulations to all degree recipients.

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Most second half-semester classes begin.

Family & Friends 2021

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Every autumn, we invite guests to our beautiful campus in October to experience Mount Holyoke’s culture of academic excellence and vibrant cocurricular...

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The Development Office invites you to come for morning coffee and tea, and stay to socialize with other guests before you attend the Conversation with the...

Mount Holyoke College President Sonya Stephens

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President Stephens and the College cabinet invite you to join them in a conversation about the state of the College and the vision for the future. This...

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A panel of students will provide examples of the focused, intentional ways in which Mount Holyoke College assists students in connecting their academic work...

Academic Highlight: Art Museum Tour

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Hear from museum student guides about their favorite works of art in Mount Holyoke's renowned collection. Please make sure to register for a tour ahead of...

Academic Highlight: Trees of Mount Holyoke Tour

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One of the most alluring aspects of campus are the trees that envelop the campus in an ever-changing mantle. Join Botanic Garden director and curator Tom...

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Join Pre-Law Advisor Yaldira G. Felix Castro, a current pre-law student, and recent alumnae for an interactive panel on the offerings and services that...

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Advisors are available to help students select courses for the upcoming semester

Founders Day

Every November since 1891 the Mount Holyoke community has celebrated Founder’s Day — November 8, 1837. The particulars surrounding this annual tradition...

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Students use my.mtholyoke to register for spring Mount Holyoke courses and to submit registration requests for spring five college courses.

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Submit declaration request via the online form on the Registrar’s website.

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Submit course withdrawal request via the form on the Registrar’s website.

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No classes beginning Wednesday. Administrative offices remain open on Wednesday but have college-wide holidays on Thursday and Friday.

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Fall 2021 classes end.

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Days for studying, reading and reflecting before exams. Reading period ends at 7 pm on Thursday, December 9.

Examinations

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

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Grades for fall semester Mount Holyoke courses are due by 11pm. They will be visible to students the next morning by mid-morning in my.mtholyoke.

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The break period between the winter break and start of the spring academic semester. Those who are on-campus or in the area are able to participate in...

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Submit course withdrawal request via the form on the Registrar's website. "W" notation will be recorded

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Most administrative and academic departments are closed.

New International Students Arrive on Campus

More information will be shared about move-in hours and plans later in the fall semester.

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Make registration changes through my.mtholyoke.

Pre-Orientation for New International Students

All new international students are required to attend. Pre-Orientation concludes with dinner on Wednesday, when Orientation begins.

New Domestic Students Arrive on Campus

More information will be shared about move-in hours and plans later in the fall semester.

Cheer!

Orientation will begin after dinner on Wednesday.

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First day of class for the spring semester.

January term grades due

Grades for January term Mount Holyoke courses are due by 11pm. They will be visible to students the next morning by mid-morning in my.mtholyoke.

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Add classes in my.mtholyoke by this deadline. Full-time undergraduate students must be registered for a minimum of 12 credits for the Spring semester by this...

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Use my.mtholyoke to add or drop second half-semester classes

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Congratulations to all degree recipients.

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Most half-semester classes meeting in the first half of the semester end.

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No classes. Administrative offices are open.All residence halls will be open. Students must register to be on campus if they are remaining for any part of...

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Most second half-semester classes begin.

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BOOM! Building on Our Momentum Learning Conference, an opportunity to engage in the work of diversity, equity and inclusion in all its manifestations. ...

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Advisors meet with advisees to select courses for next semester.

Five College registration request period for Fall courses

Students use my.mtholyoke to submit registration requests for fall five college courses.

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Students use my.mtholyoke to register for fall Mount Holyoke courses.

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Submit declaration request via the online form on the Registrar’s website.

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Submit course withdrawal request via the form on the Registrar's website. "W" notation will be recorded.

Teacup on books

Day for studying, reading, and reflecting before one final day of classes and then the rest of the reading period.

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Last day any Spring 2022 classes meet.

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Days for studying, reading, and reflecting before exams. Reading periods ends at 2pm on Thursday May 5.

Examinations

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday May 5 at 2 pm. It ends on Mon May 9 at noon...

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Students use my.mtholyoke to register for summer Graduate and Professional Education courses.

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Students use my.mtholyoke to register for summer 2 Graduate and Professional Education courses.

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Grades for all seniors/graduating students in Mount Holyoke courses are due no later than 4pm.

Reunion I

The Alumnae Association welcomes the following classes back for Reunion 2022: 1947, 1952, 1972, 1982, 1987, 1997, 2002, 2012, and Frances Perkins. We look...

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The Baccalaureate Ceremony is a celebration that honors members of the graduating class. This traditional ceremony is for seniors only and holds a deep...

Underclass grades due for spring courses

Non-seniors' grades for spring semester Mount Holyoke courses are due by 11pm. They will be visible to students the next morning by mid-morning in my.mtholyoke.

Reunion II

The Alumnae Association welcomes the following classes back to campus for Reunion 2022: 1957, 1962, 1967, 1970, 1977, 1992, 2007, 2017, and 2020! We look...

Commencement for the Class of 2020

Details will be announced as the date approaches.

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College holiday. School is closed. No classes.

First day of Summer 1 classes

Summer 1 classes begin.

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Add Summer 1 classes in my.mtholyoke by this deadline.

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Students use my.mtholyoke to register for summer 2 and fall Graduate and Professional Education courses.

Last day to withdraw from a Summer 1 course

Submit course withdrawal request via the form on the Registrar's website. "W" notation will be recorded

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Juneteenth commemorates what has also been referred to as “Freedom Day,” which honors the emancipation of African people who were enslaved in America. Most...

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College closed. No classes.

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Add Summer 2 classes in my.mtholyoke by this deadline.

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Grades for Summer 1 Mount Holyoke courses are due by 11pm. They will be visible to students the next morning by mid-morning in my.mtholyoke.

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Submit course withdrawal request via the form on the Registrar's website. "W" notation will be recorded