Mount Holyoke College’s campus has been rated as one of the most beautiful in the nation by the Princeton Review. Driving into campus through the front gates exudes a feeling of history and warmth. The stunning architecture of the buildings invites you to gaze in amazement at all of its beauty. The facilities are rich in character; yet house 21st century living accommodations and technology.
In addition to being a picturesque campus, Mount Holyoke College is located in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts. The area is one of the most beautiful in New England and known to be a year-round tourist destination. From bike rides on the Rail Trail, hiking along the Mount Holyoke Range and canoe trips on the Connecticut River, to art museums, Six Flags New England and the Basketball Hall of Fame; there are activities for everyone.
The campus is available for groups up to 700 guests during the months of June through August. We host co-ed residential programs for both youth and adults. Our residence halls offer traditional rooms with shared baths on each floor. The first floor of each residential hall offers a living room perfect for relaxing, studying and social gatherings. Many residences’ have a covered porch and are adjacent to large green spaces to further your living space while you are here for your stay.
The Conference and Event Services Office will serve as your one-stop shop to facilitate all your needs from athletic fields and meal plans to linen service and computer lab use. Our staff will work closely with you to schedule the appropriate spaces to meet the goals of your program. Our fully mediated classrooms and auditoriums offer the very best in comfort and technology. The athletic center has 12 outdoor and 6 indoor tennis courts, 200 meter indoor track, 1/3 mile paved fitness loop, 8-lane 25 yard indoor pool, cardio and weight machines. Adjacent to our athletic facility is the lakeside 1 mile jogging trail with an additional ½ mile loop around lower lake in the heart of campus.
Besides the numerous traditional campus facilities available in the summer months Mount Holyoke’s Willits-Hallowell Center is another venue available for programming. Overlooking Stony Brook waterfall, this year-round conference center has 20 hotel rooms and over 8,000 square feet of meeting space. This venue is ideal for retreats, small conferences, weddings, or as an additional space for your summer conference guests.
Mount Holyoke College offers a dramatic backdrop and idyllic location at the “crossroads of New England” just minutes from Interstate 91 and the Massachusetts Turnpike for your next event. Choose a venue that offers the best customer service and amenities with a classic New England setting to enhance your experience, choose Mount Holyoke College.