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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
Seattle, Washington
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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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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ElaineL63Sunshine
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: December 2017
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 .

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: October 2017
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