First Year Class Calendar

Your first year is a time of transition — exploring your MoHome, trying out new ideas and interests, diving into academics, meeting and making new friends, and so much more. This page is a curated way for you to find events, programs, and offerings that are targeted to your experience as a first year student at Mount Holyoke.

Hausaufgaben und Fußball

Sat, Dec 9, 2023 9:15am to 11:30am

Come join us to catch up on homework and watch a rotating slate of Bundesliga matches!

Student Paint and Sip Event with the Betty Shabazz Cultural Center

Sat, Dec 9, 2023 1pm to 3pm

Come relax and unwind from end-of-semester stress at the Betty. We would have refreshments to enjoy and canvas to paint on! Event details: Date: Saturday, Dec 9th, 2023 ⏰ Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm...

The Secret Chord: A Handbells Concert

Sun, Dec 10, 2023 2pm to 3pm

Join the Mount Holyoke English Handbell Ensemble for their winter concert! We hope you have a bell of a time!

Gay Trivia Night

Mon, Dec 11, 2023 7:30pm to 9pm

Join the Lavender Committee for our LGBTQIA+ trivia night! Bring your queer knowledge to win cute prizes!

No Study Zone

Tue, Dec 12, 2023 6pm to 8pm

Put down your textbooks for a few hours and join the Office of Student Involvement for No Study Zone! There will be lots of activities to help you relax: mini golf, a photo booth, crafts, board...

De-Stress Fest

Wed, Dec 13, 2023 1am to 11:55pm

Relax with the Office of Student Involvement during reading days with these programs! *Virtual Reality* Wednesday, December 13 @ 3 PM - 5 PMCommunity Center - Room 227*Take a study break with...

De-Stress Fest: Virtual Reality

Wed, Dec 13, 2023 3pm to 5pm

Take a study break with LITS's Oculus VR devices! You can travel the (virtual) world, build or paint in 3D, test your skills at Beat Saber, or experience a spacewalk. A "De-Stress Fest" program,...

De-Stress Fest: Crafts & Hot Cocoa

Wed, Dec 13, 2023 5pm to 8pm

Enjoy hot cocoa and crafts with the Office of Student Involvement and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee! You can also drop off your items for SAACs toy drive during the event. A "De-Stress...

De-Stress Fest: Pet-A-Pet

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 1pm to 3pm

Take a break and come pet a certified therapy dog! A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement. To request accessibility accommodations, please email...

De-Stress Fest: Friendship Bracelet Making

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 4pm to 5pm

Join Student Financial Services as they lead a session on making friendship bracelets! Make one as a token of friendship, or encouragement to get through finals. They’d also make a nice holiday...

De-Stress Fest: Take a Break With Public Safety and Service

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 6pm to 8pm

Join Public Safety and Service for hot chocolate, tea, and cookies to help keep you motivated for your finals. A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by Public Safety and Service. To request...

De-Stress Fest: Trivia

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 6pm to 8pm

Here's your chance to put your knowledge of random facts to use! Prizes are available for trivia winners. A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement. To request...

De-Stress Fest: Cocoa Pups

Fri, Dec 15, 2023 5pm to 6pm

Take a study break and join All Saints Episcopal Church for holiday treats - hot cocoa and hanging out with puppies! A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the All Saints Episcopal Church. To...

De-Stress Fest: Late Night BINGO

Fri, Dec 15, 2023 8pm to 10pm

Finish out the last reading day with your friends at Late Night BINGO! A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement. To request accessibility accommodations, please...

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