College Advisories

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Dear members of the Mount Holyoke community,

As the campus transitions from a successful spring semester — including joyous Commencement and Reunion celebrations — we are updating our COVID-19 protocols for summer operations, effective June 13, 2022.


Thursday, February 3, 2022

Note: this advisory has been updated as of February 16, 2022

Dear members of the Mount Holyoke community,

As we look forward to next week’s return to in-person classes, we thank you for your patience and cooperation with the measures we implemented,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Dear members of the Mount Holyoke community,

We write today to provide additional guidance regarding our spring semester. These are challenging times and we are doing all we can to answer your questions, monitor the health and safety landscape and provide a responsible...

Friday, January 7, 2022

Dear members of the Mount Holyoke College community,

The COVID-19 Health and Safety committee continues to monitor information regarding the omicron variant of the coronavirus as well as changes to CDC recommendations for health and safety protocols. We write today to...

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Dear colleagues,

On behalf of the COVID-19 Health and Safety Committee, I write today with important reminders and several updates.

While there is much yet to be understood about the omicron variant, public health experts agree it is a highlighly...

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Booster Requirement

In light of recommendations from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, whose guidance we have and will continue to follow, effective January 24, 2022 all eligible students and...

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Variant Update

The COVID-19 Health and Safety Committee closely monitors public health information and trends and is following emerging information regarding the omicron variant of the coronavirus. At this time,...

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

COVID-19 infection rates among members of the Mount Holyoke campus community continue to remain low. We are grateful for everyone’s continued adherence to health and safety guidelines such as indoor masking,...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Effective October 25, 2021

Emeriti faculty and retired staff members will be able to utilize Kendall Sports & Dance Complex and the Williston Memorial Library with proof of vaccination and participation in the College’s testing program. Additionally, emeriti faculty can...

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Effective immediately, the College will allow in-person events to take place while utilizing the following health and safety guidelines.

For student events

  • Approved...