Welcome to Thatcher Residence Hall!
About the Community
Thatcher 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. Thatcher is also home to the Thatcher Language Program for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish and the Global Opportunities Residential Academic Program.
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 Thatcher Hall at 413-545-3877. The Residence Director can provide you with more information about resources, staff, events and opportunities within the community.
Coed residence located in Northeast
Recreation room with pool table and TV
Lounges on all floors
Defined Residential Community
Thatcher Foreign Language Program
(Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish)
Residential Academic Programs
Foundations: Global Opportunities RAP
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