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Wow... just stunning

Touring colleges we made a last minute decision to stop at Mount Holyoke. This campus is heaven on... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Atlanta, GA
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Best liberal arts school

My 2 daughters attended Very self motivated students and non competative. Small school with... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
South Hadley, Massachusetts
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 December 2007

I love Mount Holyoke! It is the prettiest place in New England in the fall, even if you don't go to school there. The atmosphere is safe, friendly and liberating and I've never been anywhere else like it. Stuff to do there? The greenhouse is...More

5  Thank TheMongerer
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We decided to stop by upon seeing signage for the college, since we are on a college (strictly physical) campus tour during the summer on a weekend, trying to hit Amherst, Smith & Williams. Very unusual in that someone in charge of campus planning &...More

1  Thank Keydawn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This college has it all, excellent academics, attentive staff, quaint town, lots to do in the area, mountains, river, you name it.

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Touring colleges we made a last minute decision to stop at Mount Holyoke. This campus is heaven on earth. Green and lush, gardens, lakes and a waterfall surround stunning architecture. The library was jaw dropping with vaulted ceilings and beautiful windows. You can really feel...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My 2 daughters attended Very self motivated students and non competative. Small school with research facilities. Very unusual for A Liberal Arts school. Great classroom experiences

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Mount Holyoke College's campus is gorgeous. You can wander around the upper and lower lakes, taking in the beautiful New England nature. It's a great picnic spot. I've seen a lot of wedding photography sessions take place there and it's for good reason; it makes...More

Thank MullerMaPhillip
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This place is compared to Hogwarts for good reason. Be sure to visit the Williston Library, open to the public. The flying buttresses inside, with the heads attached, will bring to mind Harry Potter and Hermione in an instant. Enormous stained glass windows round out...More

Thank sherri p
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I can't imagine what South Hadley would be like without Mount Holyoke College. The spacious campus on which there are two lakes, and gorgeous trees throughout the spaciously placed buildings, offers the community author events and special programs, a lovely new Dining Commons, walking trails,...More

Thank Abbcb53
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Touring the oldest women's college in the US is always a pleasure. The historic red brick buildings and landscaped grounds are a beautiful setting; the lakes and walking trails add to the natural beauty. Even newer buildings seem to blend well with the older ones....More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We were visiting Mount Holyoke College to do a tour and also to work in the archives, as my grandmother and great great grandmother graduated from Mount Holyoke College in 1924 and 1852 respectively. We had been in contact with both the President’s office and...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Spent a relaxing birthday picnicking at Lower Pond and exploring this Seven Sister Campus with my partner . Like Smith , my Alma Mater, we could feel both the history and diversity that characterizes Mt. Holyoke .

Thank Ostensibly321
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I came here as a guest lecturer and had a wonderful time. The historic brick architecture blends beautifully into the colourful fall landscape. Very relaxing, and friendly for biking and walking.The staff have clearly taken great care to keep the campus well and the student...More

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