Tool Kit for Advisors

Online Catalog   

Explore the various parts of the catalog to find:

Academic Calendar  

Deadline and important dates during the semester

Search for Classes

"Search for Classes" is available both on the Self-Service menus within, but also available outside of my.mtholyoke - without login

During Add/Drop or registration, "Search For Classes" will show you how full each class is, whether it already has a waitlist and etc.

Five College Course Schedule  

Detailed information of the course sections offered at Smith, Amherst, Hampshire, UMass or MHC.


Detailed information concerning your individual advisees can be found here.
If you have trouble navigating my.mtholyoke, try its search function or access its Help Site.


Pathways is a software program that makes it easy for students to connect with their Mount Holyoke advising network - professors, administrators, staff - and be supported through every step of their education.

Placement Exams

Placement exams and assessments should be completed before students register in order for them to be placed in the appropriate course. 

AccessAbility Services

AccessAbility Services is the only designated office at the College for students to voluntarily disclose a disability (ies), submit appropriate documentation for verification, and request accommodations. AccessAbility Services coordinates and provides accommodations and support services to students with all types of disabilities. 

Academic Administrative Board 

Students seeking exception to the academic policies or regulations of the College may submit an online petition to the Academic Administrative Board. 

Academic Honor Board

Detailed information on Mount Holyoke College's Honor Code policies and procedures.

National Fellowships Office

National fellowships, awards, scholarships, or grants – offer funded opportunity to undertake a major educational experience or goal. 

Big Picture Calendar  

Spring 2020 - Many students find these calendars helpful in planning their semesters.

Department Liaisons

Department Liaisons are seniors and sometimes juniors who have been recommended by departments and programs for their particular strengths in their majors. They are also important resources for sophomores who are in the process of choosing a major.

Community Advisors

The Community Advisors (CAs) are student staff who serve as peer advisors to members of their residence hall, generally one per floor.  CAs are knowledgeable about campus resources and will make referrals as necessary.