160 Clark Hill Road
Amherst, MA 01003-9205
About the Community
Baker Hall is a multi- year community. Multi-year communities are designed to provide sophomores, juniors and seniors with enriching experiences, autonomy and self-discovery, continued learning and connections with a diverse group of UMass Amherst students. Baker is also home to the Spectrum Floor for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender students and allies.
Should you have any Residential Life related questions, please feel free to contact our Student Services Office at 413.545.2100. The office staff is happy to answer your questions and refer you as needed! The Student Services Office is located in the Whitmore Administration Building, Room 235.
During the academic year, you may also contact the Residence Director for Baker Hall at 413-545-1617. The Residence Director can provide you with more information about resources, staff, events and opportunities within the community.
Coed residence located in Central
Gender-Inclusive Housing (Allows students to choose a roommate of any gender.)
Gender-Inclusive bathroom with shower
Lounges on most floors
Recreation area with pool table
Rooms include local phone service, cable TV, and wireless internet access
Single, bunkable or loftable beds (80" long x 36" wide)
Desks and chairs
Wardrobe / closets
Defined Residential Community
Spectrum Floor which supports the rights and needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people, and their allies.