Congratulations on your acceptance to Williams!



Responding to Your Offer of Admission

To respond to your offer of admission, simply log into your My Williams Account by Sunday, May 1, 2016.

Once you’ve enrolled, the Dean’s Office will be in touch with information about housing, registering for courses, academic advising, and more. Visit the New Ephs site for a snapshot of what to expect in the coming weeks.


Making Williams Affordable for You

We’ve offered you a spot in the Class of 2020; we will do everything we can to make sure you can afford to attend! Our financial aid program is among the most generous in the country, meeting 100 percent of every student’s demonstrated need. 

Please don’t hesitate to contact the Office of Financial Aid if you have any questions. You can reach a financial aid counselor at or 413.597.4181. As a reminder, your financial aid information can be accessed at any time by logging into your My Williams Account.  


Williams Previews—April 11 and 12, 2016

On April 11 and 12, more than 400 students admitted to the Williams Class of 2020 visited campus to experience life at the College firsthand.

If you weren’t able to attend Previews, you can watch the Welcome Address featuring President Adam Falk, Chair and Associate Professor of Computer Science Brent Heeringa, and undergraduates Paige Peterkin ’16 and Teddy Cohan ’16.


Couldn’t Make it to Previews?

If you couldn’t make it to Previews, you’re welcome to visit anytime. Admission staff will be available to speak with admitted students weekdays from March 28 to April 29. If you would like to have coffee or lunch with a current student, please contact Adrian Castro. Please see our visit calendar for the campus tour and information session schedule.

Overnight Visits
Admitted students are welcome to schedule an overnight visit Sunday through Thursday between April 4th and April 28th, excluding the week of April 10th. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate visits on Friday and Saturday evenings. Please submit your request for an overnight at least 7 days before you plan to arrive.

Questions? Please email


Exploring Williams Beyond Previews

Want to know more about the Williams community?

  • Check out some of the amazing opportunities at Williams (think research, taking a course with just one other student and a Williams professor, and experiencing one of the most unique first-year housing systems around) by viewing our Explore Williams videos.
  • Have questions for current students? Ask an Eph
  • Learn about who we are, where we come from, and what we do: Student Profile and I am Williams
  • Imagine what you’ll study: Areas of Study
  • Examine the schedule of upcoming speakers, exhibitions, performances, and athletic events on campus: Campus Calendar
  • Take a peek at upcoming local arts and cultural events: Destination Williamstown


Have More Questions?

Admission officers are happy to connect by phone or email—please feel free to contact your regional admission representative with questions.