Admission Events

Get to know us  — spend a day, a night or a weekend — depending on your preference and topic of interest.

Topic Focused Events

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Focus on Admission: Held in early August

A day-long introduction to Mount Holyoke’s extensive academic & co-curricular opportunities and a behind the scenes look at the college admission process.
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Focus on Riding: Overnight November 14–15

An overnight program designed to give you an up close look at our award winning Equestrian program. Meet the coaches and some of the current riders.
Mount Holyoke’s BOOM conference on diversity looks to the past to better the future.

Focus on Diversity: Held in October

An overnight program designed for high school seniors of color, and those who have championed diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives at their school.

Shadow Days, Tours and Chats

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Shadow Days: Held in September & October

Pairing you with a current student for a day, this program lets you really get inside the Mount Holyoke experience.
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Tours, Information Sessions and Lunch Visits

Come visit Mount Holyoke College. Meet students, attend a class, sample our food, and get acquainted with our community while exploring our campus.
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Online Chats

A convenient way for prospective students, parents and guidance counselors to talk with Mount Holyoke students, staff, faculty and coaches.

Events for Transfer Students and Students of Non-traditional Age

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Frances Perkins Campus Day: November 12

Designed for prospective students of non-traditional age, this day-long program will help you learn more about the Frances Perkins Program.
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Transfer Visit Day: Monday, February 17

This day-long program is designed especially for prospective transfer students and students of non-traditional age.

Request More Information

If you are on the Office of Admission’s mailing list, you’ll receive invitations to programs that match your location or interests. If you are not currently receiving mail from Mount Holyoke and would like to, please complete the request info form.