Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Frances Perkins?
See Who is Frances Perkins? for details about this 1902 MHC alum who became the first female Cabinet member in the nation's history.

What are my transfer requirements?
See How to Apply.

What is the application process?
See the How to Apply.

What are my housing options?
See Housing.

How can I arrange for a tour of the campus?
Contact the Frances Perkins staff.

What is the age range of FPs?
See Get to Know Us.

Moving from a warm climate, what can I expect of winter in South Hadley?
See a response to this question from an FP who lived in Hawaii.