Directory Information of Amherst College

AddressBoltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002-5000
Phone413-542-2000
WEBwww.amherst.edu
Admissionwww.amherst.edu/admission/
Financial Aidwww.amherst.edu/admission/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/amherst
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.amherst.edu/admission/apply/veterans
Athletic
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedBachelor's degree

2018 Tuition & Fees and 2019 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $54,310. Total 1,849 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school).
2017-18 Tuition & Fees2018-19 Estimation
Undergraduate$54,310
Amherst College 2017-2018 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
Undergraduate$56,208
Amherst College 2018-2019 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2018-2019 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2017 Key Stats of Amherst College

The Acceptance ratio at Amherst College is 14% and Graduation rate is 93%. Key academic stats at Amherst College are listed in next table.
2017 Key Academics Stats at Amherst College
Acceptance Rate14%
Graduation Rate93%
Transfer-out Rate1%
Retention Rate96%(full-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio12.50% (8 to 1)
Student Population1,849

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Amherst College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at Amherst College
Online ClassNo
ROTCNAVY
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
Amherst College provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at Amherst College
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics of Amherst College

Next table illustrates special other characteristics of Amherst College.
Special Characteristics at Amherst College
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black SchoolNo
Tribal SchoolNo
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity1,855

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