Keeping Health + Safety at the Center
As we plan for Summer 2021, EXPLO is committed to planning programs that prioritize the health and safety of our campus community. For the most up-to-date information on our COVID-19 planning and protocols, please visit our FAQ page.
Your home for your time at EXPLO is Mount Holyoke College. Named many times over as one of the most beautiful campuses in the world, the College is nestled in the Connecticut River Valley of Western Massachusetts.
Mount Holyoke College sits on a 750-acre campus dotted with trees and extraordinary vistas, and is home to exceptional facilities. On campus, EXPLO has its own residence hall area, which encircles Skinner Green, as well as dedicated classroom spaces, labs, studios and common spaces.
Campus highlights include:
Mount Holyoke is part of the Five College Consortium that includes nearby Amherst, Smith, and Hampshire Colleges, as well as the University of Massachusetts. Directly across the street from campus is the Village Commons and town square featuring restaurants, a movie theater, retail shops, a bank, hair salon, yoga studio, bookstore, post office and more.