Amherst Area Guide

Whether your student is living off campus or your family is not familiar with the Amherst area, our Area Guide will help you find your way!

Listed below are businesses located in the Amherst area which may be helpful to your student. The distance indicated is from the Robsham Memorial Visitors Center on campus located at 300 Massachusetts Avenue and we have listed the closest options first. Included in this list are businesses in the following categories:

ATMs on Campus  |  ATMs off Campus |  Auto Repair Shops and Garages 
Banks  |  Barbers/Hair Salons  |  Bookstores 
Copy Shops  |  Convenience Stores   |  Dry Cleaners  |  Florists 
Grocery Stores  |  Hardware Stores  |  Home, Clothing & Electronics 
Malls/Shopping Areas  | Pharmacies | Places to Visit | Post Office & Shipping Providers
Restaurants (Student Favorites)  | Self Storage Units |  Transportation  | Wireless Service Providers

* Indicates vendors who offer a discount to members of the UMass Amherst Parents Association for 2016-2017. 

Information is accurate as of August 2016.

 ATMs On Campus

Bank of America
Campus Center, Lower Level

Bank of America
Hampden Dining Commons, Outside SW Café

Bank of America
Franklin Dining Commons, Outside Brooks side

Bank of America
Worcester Dining Commons, Outside store

Bank of America
Mullins Center, Outside north side

Bank of America
Newman Center, Newman Center parking lot

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 ATMs Off Campus

TD Bank
243 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles

TD Bank
11 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles

Citizens Bank
456 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.3 miles

UMass Five College Federal CU
200 Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, MA  01035
2.4 miles

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 Auto Repair Shops/Garages

Ren’s Mobil Service
161 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.7 miles
(413) 253-9059

Auto Express
118 South East Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.9 miles
(413) 253-0056

*North Amherst Motors Collision Repair
78 Sunderland Rd, North Amherst, MA  01059
2.1 miles
(413) 549-2880

*Midas Auto Service
397 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.4 miles
(413) 586-9991

Amherst Welding, Inc.
330 Harkness Road, Amherst, MA  01002
4.0 miles
(413) 253-4867

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 Banks

On Campus

UMass 5-College Federal Credit Union
Room 224 Concourse Level, Campus Center
(413) 256-5500

Off Campus

Northampton Co-Op Bank
253 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.5 miles
(413) 549-6622‎

TD Bank
243 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles
(413) 549-5112‎

People’s United Bank
25 East Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles
(413) 549-6752

Bank of America
1 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-2602

Peoples Bank
56 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.0 mile
(413) 259-1400

Greenfield Savings Bank
6 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.3 miles
(413) 549-3660‎

Florence Savings Bank
385 College Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.8 miles
(413) 586-1300

Citizens Bank
456 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.0 miles
(413) 253-5397‎

UMass 5-College Federal Credit Union
200 Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, MA  01035
2.4 miles
(413) 256-5500‎

Northampton Co-Op Bank
390 College Street, Amherst, MA  01002
2.6 miles
(413) 658-0073

Peoples Bank
5 South Maple Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.2 miles
(413) 585-9797

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 Barbers/Hair Salons

On Campus

Bucci Hair Salon
1 Campus Center Way,  Concourse Level
(413) 549-0522

Off Campus

Hair by Harlow
220 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.7 miles
(413) 253-8897

Hair East
103 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 miles
(413) 256-0438

Head Games Natural Beauty Supply
67 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 mile
(413) 253-7478

Amherst Barbers
69 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.0 mile
(413) 253-1722

Cheryl Nina Salon & Day Spa
35 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.4 miles
(413) 256-4557

Millennium Hair Salon
31 Campus Plaza Road, Hadley, MA  01035
2.2 miles
(413) 253-3300

Global Cuts International World Barber
460 West Street, Amherst, MA  01002
3.3 miles
(413) 253-9491

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 Bookstores

On Campus

Amazon Campus Pick-Up Point
Campus Center, Concourse Level

Off Campus

Amherst Books
8 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-1547

Barnes & Noble
335 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.4 miles
(413) 584-2558

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 Copy Shops

On Campus

Campus Design & Copy
403 Student Union, 4th Floor
(413) 545-2271

Off Campus

Amherst Copy & Design Works
37 East Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles
(413) 549-2854 

Collective Copies
71 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.0 mile
(413) 256-6425

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 Convenience Stores

Amherst Market
259 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.5 miles
(413) 549-5606

Mom's House
318 College Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.7 miles
(413) 253-1868‎

Neighbor Food Dairy Mart
324 College Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.7 miles
(413) 256-8168‎

Cumberland Farms
35 Belchertown Road, Amherst, MA  01002
2.0 miles
(413) 547-6693

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 Dry Cleaners

*The Laundry Club
6 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.3 miles
(413) 549-2640

General Cleaners
479 West Street, Suite 3 Amherst, MA  01002
3.4 miles
(413) 253-1375

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 Florists

Knowles Flower Shop
172 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles
(413) 253-3805

Stop & Shop Florists
456 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.0 miles
(413) 253-3227

*Atkins Farm Flower Shop
1150 West Street, Amherst, MA  01002
5.1 miles
(413) 256-8188

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 Grocery Stores

Big Y
175 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.6 miles
(413) 253-0416

Mom's House Chinese Market & Take Out
318 College Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.7 miles
(413) 253-1868‎

Stop & Shop
456 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.0 miles
(413) 253-3227

Aldi
354 Russell Street Hadley, MA  01036
3.0 miles
(630) 879-8100

Trader Joes
375 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 587-3260

Whole Foods Market
327 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.3 miles
(413) 586-9932

*Atkins Farm
1150 West Street, Amherst, MA  01002
5.1 miles
(413) 253-9528  

Trans World Food Market
50 Russell Street  Hadley, MA  01035
6.2 miles
(413) 586-6766

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 Hardware Stores

Cowls Building Supply
125 Sunderland Road Amherst, MA  01002
2.2 miles
(413) 549-0001

Home Depot
350 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 587-2790

Rocky’s Ace Hardware
299 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.7 miles
(413) 584-3603

Lowe's Home Improvement
282 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
4.1 miles
(413) 588-0270

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 Malls / Shopping Areas

Hampshire Mall
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 586-5700

Mountain Farms Mall
335 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.4 miles
(617) 232-8900

Thorne's Market
150 Main Street, Northampton, MA  01060
9.9 miles
(413) 584-5582

Holyoke Mall
50 Holyoke Street, Holyoke, MA  01040
18.2 miles
(413) 536-1441

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Pharmacies

On Campus

UHS Pharmacy
150 Infirmary Way, Amherst, MA  01003
(413) 577-5030

Off Campus

CVS/Pharmacy
76 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 miles
(413) 253-9307

CVS/Pharmacy
165 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.6 miles
(413) 256-0421

Target Pharmacy
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 586-6681

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 Places to Visit

On Campus

*UMass Fine Arts Center
151 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA  01003
(413) 545-2511

Off Campus

Amherst Cinema
28 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-2547

*Gallery A3
Amerst Cinema Center
28 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-4250

Emily Dickinson House
280 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.1 miles
(413) 542-8161

Museums 10
97 Spring Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.2 miles
(413) 542-4015

Cinemark
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 587-4237

*Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 W Bay Rd, Amherst, MA  01002
5.2 miles
(413) 658-1100

*Central Rock Gym
165 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
5.3 miles
(413) 584-7625

Norwottuck Rail Trail
446 Damon Road, Northampton, MA  01060
7.2 miles
(413) 586-8706

Mount Sugarloaf State Reservation
300 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA  01373
7.5 miles
(413) 665-2928

*Don Muller Gallery
40 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060
8.3 miles
(413) 586-1119

Iron Horse Music Hall
20 Center Street, Northampton, MA  01060
8.5 miles
(413) 586-8686

The Parlor Room
32 Masonic Street, Northampton, MA  01060
8.6 miles
(413) 923-2800

Yankee Candle Company
25 Greenfield Road, South Deerfield, MA  01373
8.9 miles
(877) 636-7707

Academy of Music
274 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060
9.5 miles
(413) 584-9032

*Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
1000 Hall of Fame Ave, Springfield, MA 01105
26.6 miles
(877) 446-6752

Mass Mutual Center
1277 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01103
26.9 miles
(413) 787-6610

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA 01103
27.4 miles
(413) 263-6800

For more places to visit, see www.valleyvisitor.com

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 Post Office/Shipping Providers

US Post Office – Amherst Center
141 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 miles
(413) 256-0200

UPS Store
6 University Dr, Suite 206, Amherst, MA  01002
1.3 miles
(413) 549-1070

US Post Office – Next to CVS
145 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.5 miles
(413) 549-0523

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 Restaurants (Student Favorites)

On Campus

Pita Pit
Worcester DC, Lower Level

Blue Wall Cafe
Campus Center, Concourse Level

Procrastination Station
W.E.B Du Bois Library, 1st floor

Roots Cafe
Commonwealth Honors College Residential Community

Southwest Cafe
Southwest Area

Whitmore Cafe
Whitmore Administration building

 *University Club and Restaurant
243 Stockbridge Road, Amherst, MA   01003
(413) 545-2551

Off Campus

*Sunset Grill and Pizza
150 Fearing Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.4 miles
(413) 835-0568

*The Pub Restaurant
15 East Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.6 miles
(413) 549-1200

Baku’s African Restaurant
197 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.7 miles
(413) 253-7202

Miss Saigon
96 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 miles
(413) 253-9988

Panda East
103 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.8 miles
(413) 256-8923

Judie’s Restaurant
51 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-3491

Antonio's Pizza
31 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-0808

Bueno Y Sano
1 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-4000

Oriental Flavor Chinese Restaurant
25 S Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-7673

Pasta E Basta
26 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-3550

Amherst Chinese
62 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-7835

*GoBerry
28 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-6003

Crazy Noodles
36 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-3287

LimeRed Teahouse
50 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 200-8327

Lone Wolf
63 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-4643

Fresh Side
39 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 256-0296

La Veracruzana
63 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.9 miles
(413) 253-6900

The Black Sheep
79 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.0 mile
(413) 253-3442

Bruno’s Pizza
363 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.0 mile
(413) 256-0222

*Rafters Sports Bar & Restaurant
422 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.2 miles
(413) 549-4040

The Hangar
10 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.4 miles
(413) 549-9464

House of Teriyaki
1177 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.9 miles
(413) 549-3666

Mission Cantina
485 West Street, Amherst, MA  01002
3.4 miles
(413) 230-3580

Bub's BBQ
676 Amherst Road, Sunderland, MA  01375
3.4 miles
(413) 548-9630

Mi Tierra Restaurant
48 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
6.4 miles
(413) 587-9820

India House Restaurant
45 State Street, Northampton, MA  01060
8.9 miles
(413) 586-6344

SalsaRengue
393 High Street, Holyoke, MA  01040
15.4 miles
(413) 533-1894

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 Self Storage

Stadium Storage
333 Rocky Hill Road, Hadley, MA  01035  
1.4 miles
(413) 586-6908

Sunderland Self Storage
5 Clark Mountain Road, Sunderland, MA  01375
5.3 miles
(413) 665-7668

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 School and Office Supplies

Staples
125 Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, MA  01035
2.7 miles
(413) 253-2599

Target
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.1 miles
(413) 586-5945

Wal-Mart
337 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.4 miles
(413) 586-4231

Ink and Toner Solutions LLC
12 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060
9.9 miles
(413) 517-0099

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 Transportation

On Campus

Peter Pan Bus Tickets
For Routes and Schedules please visit http://www.peterpanbus.com
(800) 343-9999

UMass Transit
For Routes and Schedules please visit http://www.umass.edu/transit
(413) 545-0056

Off Campus

Valley Transporter
479 West Street, Suite 15, Amherst, MA 01002
3.4 miles
(413) 253-1350

Amtrak
For Routes and Schedules please visit: http://www.amtrak.com
Northampton, MA 01060
8 miles
(800) 872-7245

Seemo Shuttle
68 Bradford Street, Northampton, MA  01060
8.2 miles
(413) 586-1120

 Wireless Service Providers

Verizon Wireless
360 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.2 miles
(413) 584-0299

Sprint ReadyNow Location
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.3 miles
(413)582-0039

AT&T Wireless
359 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.6 miles
(413) 584-4666

Sprint Store
1102 Riverdale Street, West Springfield, MA 01089
22.2 miles
(413) 733-8262

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