153 Commonwealth Avenue
Amherst, MA 01003-9253
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Residential Service Desk
Commonwealth Honors College Service Desk
About the Community
Birch Hall is a Multi-Year Hall located in Commonwealth Honors College Residential Community, our newest residence area. 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.
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 Birch Hall. The Residence Director can provide you with more information about resources, staff, events and opportunities within the community.
Multi-Year residence hall
Suite and Apartment-style living options
Faculty in Residence
Coed residence located in Commonwealth Honors College Residential Community
Suite and Apartment Features
Rooms include cable TV and wireless internet access
Single, bunkable, or loftable beds (80" long x 36" wide)
Desks and chairs
Wardrobe / closets
Two club chairs
Apartment Only Features
Kitchen table with four chairs