Parents and Family

Parents and family members play an important role in supporting students as they chart their course through their careers at Mount Holyoke. For general information, please visit the Gateway for Parents.

Additional Academic Information

The Academic Calendar contains important dates and deadlines, including the last day to add or drop a course, advising and registration period for selecting courses for next semester, first and last days of classes, and final exam period.

The Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974

FERPA, also known as the Buckley Amendment, was enacted to protect the privacy of and limit access to the educational records of students. The College may not share educational records without the express written consent of the student, except as specified in the law. All institutions of higher education in the United States are subject to this law. Mount Holyoke College’s policy on privacy and access to records is published in the Course Bulletin and on the registrar’s office website. Please contact a class advisor for more information about confidentiality at x2855.