Living Here

It's no wonder that our 800-acre campus keeps getting voted one of the most beautiful in the nation. We've got venerable architecture, cutting-edge facilities, comfy dorms, two lakes (plus a waterfall!), and 2,100 talented students who call Mount Holyoke home.


Top left (slide show)

  1. The annual spring celebration on Skinner Green includes festive costumed dancing.
  2. The brown-bag grab 'n' go lunch offered at Torrey Hall offers the opportunity to sit on the lawn and enjoy a midday break with friends.
  3. Pop artist India.Arie performs in Chapin Auditorium.
  4. The cross-country team poses for a well-deserved victory celebration photo.
  5. A quiet afternoon inside the great room of Blanchard Campus Center.
  6. Three friends enjoying downtime in a traditional residence hall double room.
  7. Two friends—Palm Pilots in hand—meet in the library atrium outside Rao's Café.
  8. Students walking outside the rear entrance of the Blanchard Campus Center; tables and umbrellas on the patio.
  9. The face of the clock on the tower of Mary Lyon Hall glows at dusk.
  10. A rider dressed for competition gently leads her horse.

Top middle

Mount Holyoke crew team members practice their powerful stroke on the Connecticut River.

Top right

A student grabs a quick bite to go from the prepared-meals case at Blanchard Café.

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This transcript is a companion to the Mount Holyoke College Tour, a multimedia site presenting the Mount Holyoke experience through photos, audio clips, and video clips. The corresponding page on the multimedia tour is Living Here. If you have suggestions about how to improve the accessibility of this site, please contact us.