Women's College Exchange Programs

Women's College Exchange Application

Mills College

Students may apply to study for a semester on exchange at Mills College, a distinguished college for women in Oakland, California. Mount Holyoke students who are approved to participate in the exchange pay tuition and fees to Mount Holyoke; students eligible for need-based financial aid may use their aid on the exchange.

To apply, submit the Women's College Exchange Application, a letter of recommendation from a faculty member in your major, and resume to the Office of Academic Deans.  Deadlines are September 15 (for spring semester) and February 1 (for fall). Because this is a one-to-one exchange, places are limited.

Spelman College

Students may apply to study for a semester on exchange at Spelman College, the premiere historically black women's college in Atlanta, Georgia.  Students should be in their junior or senior year while participating in the exchange and must have a minimum gpa of 3.0. Mount Holyoke students who are approved to participate in the exchange will pay Mount Holyoke tuition and fees; students who are eligible for need-based financial aid will be eligible to use their financial aid on the exchange. 

To apply, submit the Women's College Exchange Application, a resume, and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member in your major, to the Office of Academic Deans. The deadline is February 1 each year for either semester of the following academic year. Because this is a one-to-one exchange, places are limited.