Experience the joy of discovery that comes from intellectual challenge and the freedom to explore new interests. Expand your mind in late night discussions with your housemates and in after-class conversations with faculty members who encourage you to reach further. At Smith, you’ll draw strength in belonging to a community that supports and encourages you to become your most powerful self—on campus and beyond.
In a historic announcement, beginning in the fall of 2022, Smith College will eliminate loans from its undergraduate financial aid packages for students receiving need-based institutional grants and replace the loan amount with grants from the college. Read President McCartney’s letter and the Gate article.
Guided campus tours are not available through January 31, 2022. During this time, visitors are welcome to take a self-guided tour. Masks are required in all indoor spaces on campus. Classes are not open to visitors and we are not able to host overnight visits. Virtual opportunities to learn more about Smith, including virtual information sessions and interviews, are available.
Please consult A Culture of Care (Smith’s COVID-19 response plan) for information on maintaining a safe and healthy campus.
"[The sunset] was so vibrant that the entire sky was pink, no matter what direction you faced... I kept going outside at sunset for a week after that, but nothing compares to this one." Photo by Vanessa Ellis '24 https://t.co/RlBevF4QyV
“I appreciate the little moments of joy throughout the new Neilson Library: Maya Lin’s original sculpture, the outdoor terrace, the sunken garden ... There’s so much to experience.”—President Kathleen McCartney