Mount Holyoke attracts ambitious and independent-minded students from around the world to our tight-knit, inclusive, socially conscious community.

As one of the most diverse research liberal arts colleges in the United States, Mount Holyoke combines rigorous, innovative academics with embedded career experiences that prepare students for leadership on a global scale. Our graduates are consistently recognized for doing groundbreaking work — in all fields, on all continents and in a vast array of languages. Mount Holyoke is a women's college that is gender diverse: We welcome applications from female, transgender and nonbinary students.

If your community has recently been impacted by natural disaster or community crisis, we understand that you may not be able to meet Mount Holyoke’s posted application deadlines. The Office of Admission is glad to work with those affected. Should you anticipate a delay in the submission of your application or credentials, simply contact us at to request an extension.

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