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Mount Holyoke College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

South Hadley, MA

Location and Setting


South Hadley Population
17,514
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Springfield
Campus Size
800 acres

Weather

Temperature
15 average low in January, 74.5 average high in September
Rain
128 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
South Hadley
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Springfield

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
96% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
4%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
police officers on-campus

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
Lyon
School Colors
Navy and white, with Columbia blue accent

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x      
Crew x      
Cross-Country Running x      
Equestrian Sports x      
Field Hockey x      
Golf x      
Lacrosse x      
Soccer x      
Squash x      
Swimming And Diving x      
Tennis x      
Track And Field x      
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports x  
Field Hockey x  
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Squash x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball    
Crew    
Cross-Country Running    
Equestrian Sports    
Field Hockey    
Golf    
Lacrosse    
Soccer    
Squash    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis    
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
 

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, student government association, c.a.u.s.e. (creating awareness and unity for social equality), mhc outing club, mount holyoke symphony orchestra, mount holyoke news
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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