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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 
Drug Stores  |  Dry Cleaners  |  Florists 
Grocery Stores  |  Hardware Stores  |  Home, Clothing & Electronics 
Malls/Shopping Areas  |  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 2013-14. 

Information is accurate as of Spring 2014 and will be updated again in September 2014.

 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
Newman Center, Newman Ctr. Lot

Bank of America
Worcester Dining Commons
Outside store

Bank of America
Mullins Center, Outside north side

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 ATMs Off Campus

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

TD Bank
11 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.75 miles
(413) 253-1458‎

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

UMass Five College Federal CU
200 Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, MA  01035
2.41 miles
(413) 256-5500‎

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 Auto Repair Shops/Garages

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

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

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

Route 9 Auto
457 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.21 miles
(413) 253-0088

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

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

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 Banks

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

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

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

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

TD Bank
11 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.75 miles
(413) 253-1458‎

Peoples Bank
56 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.81 miles
(413) 259-1400

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Barbers/Hair Salons

On Campus

Bucci Hair Salon
Campus Center,  Concourse Level

Off Campus

Hair East
103 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
.62 miles
(413) 256-0438

Chopping Block
40 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
.7 miles
(413) 253-2100

Amherst Barbers
69 Main Street, Amherst, MA  01002
.82 miles
(413) 253-1722

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

Hair by Harlowe
220 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002
.5 miles
(413) 253-8897

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 Bookstores

On Campus

University Store
Campus Center, Concourse Level
(413) 545-2619

Textbook Annex
1 Campus Center Way, Amherst, MA  01003
(413) 545-3570

Off Campus

Food For Thought Books
106 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.62 miles
(413) 253-5432

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

Barnes & Noble
335 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
3.16 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 E. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.44 miles
(413) 549-2854 

Collective Copies
71 S. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.82 miles
(413) 256-6425

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 Convenience Stores

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

Cushman Market
491 Pine Street, Amherst, MA 01002
1.3 miles
(413) 549-0100

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

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

Amherst Mobil
399 Northampton Road, Amherst, MA  01002
1.88 miles
(413) 642-9086

Cumberland Farms
35 Belchertown Road, Amherst, MA  01002
1.98 miles
(413) 256-8332

Cumberland Farms
19 Montague Road, North Amherst, MA 01059
1.7 miles
(413) 549-1501

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 Drug Stores

On Campus

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

Off Campus

CVS/Pharmacy
76 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.67 miles
(413) 253-9307

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

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

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 Dry Cleaners

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

College Dry Cleaners
358 College Street, Amherst, MA    01002
1.81 miles
(413) 253-5523‎

Battison Cleaners
440 Russell Street, Hadley, MA    01035
2.09 miles
(413) 256-2167

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 Florists

Knowles Flower Shop
172 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA   01002
.57 miles
(413) 253-3805

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

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

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 Grocery Stores

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

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

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

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

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

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 Hardware Stores

Aubuchon Hardware
458 Russell Street
Hadley, MA    01035
2.04 miles
(413) 256-3000

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

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

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 Home, Clothing & Electronics

TJ Maxx
454 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.05 miles
(413) 256-3101

Best Buy
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.83 miles
(413) 587-4011

JC Penney
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA    01035
2.83 miles
(413) 586-5505

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

Eastern Mountain Sports
351e Russell Street, Hadley, MA    01035
3.14 miles
(413) 584-3554

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

Old Navy
336 Russell Street, Hadley, MA    01035
3.15 miles
(413) 587-9256

Marshalls
325 Russell Street, Hadley, MA    01035
3.16 miles
(413) 582-0324

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 Malls / Shopping Areas

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

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

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

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 Places to Visit

On Campus

*UMass Fine Arts Center
Fine Arts Center, Next to Herter Hall
(413) 545-2511

Off Campus

*Amherst Cinema
28 Amity Street, Amherst, MA 01002
.5miles
(413) 253-2547

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

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

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

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

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

*Basketball Hall of Fame
1000 W. Columbus Ave, Springfield, MA 01105
27 miles
(877) 4HOOPLA

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

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 Post Office/Shipping Providers

US Post Office – Amherst Center
141 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA   01002
0.61 miles
(413) 256-0200

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

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

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 Restaurants (Student Favorites)

On Campus

Pitas101
Student Union
The Hatch

Pitas101
Southwest Area
Southwest Café

Pitas101
Worcester DC
Lower Level

The Bluewall Cafe
Campus Center
Concourse Level

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

Off Campus

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

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

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

Antonio’s Pizza
31 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA   01002
0.72 miles
(413) 253-0808

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

*The Pub
15 E. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA   01002
0.49 miles
(413) 549-1200

Loose Goose Café
1 East Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
0.50 miles
(413) 549-4667

The Hangar
55 University Drive, Amherst, MA  01002
1.42 miles
(413) 549-9464

*Rafters
422 Amity Street, Amherst, MA  01002
1.6 miles
(413) 549-4040

*Route 9 Diner
458-11 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.04 miles
(413) 253-0505

Zoe’s Fish House
195 Russell Street, Hadley, MA   01035
4.7 miles
(413) 387-0700

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 Self Storage

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

Amherst Self Storage
333 Rocky Hill Road, Hadley, MA  01035
1.50 miles
(413) 253-0664 

E Z Storage at Econolodge
329 Russell Street (Route 9), Hadley, MA  01035
2.9miles
(413) 582-7077

Ideal Movers and Storage
10 Mill Valley Road (Off Route 9)
Hadley, MA    01035
3.9 miles
(413) 584-4746

Stuff-It Self Storage
222 Russell Street
Hadley, MA    01035  
4.1 miles
(413) 586-5120

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

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 School and Office Supplies

Ink and Toner Solutions LLC
233 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002
0.60 miles
(413) 517-0099

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

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

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

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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

Amtrak
For Routes and Schedules please visit: http://www.amtrak.com/
13 Railroad Street Amherst, MA 01002
.97 miles
(800) 872-7245

*Enterprise Rent-a-Car
213 College Street, Amherst, MA 01002
1.4 miles (413) 259-1188

*Potter's Auto Truck & Rental
78 Sunderland Road, North Amherst, MA 01059
1.8 miles
(413) 549-7368

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

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

 Wireless Service Providers

Family Wireless (Verizon)
233 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA  01002
.50 miles
(413) 687-6777

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

Best Buy #683
367 Russell Street, Hadley, MA  01035
2.83 miles
(413) 587-4011

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

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

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