Springfield Bound Fall 2019

September 28th, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Chestnut Academy Esperanza Center (located in Chestnut Middle School), 355 Plainfield St. Springfield, MA 01107


Registration is now closed. 

Springfield Bound

Springfield Bound is a day-long interactive event connecting students, faculty, and staff members from the Five Colleges who are interested in interning, volunteering, and collaborating with community leaders of Greater Springfield. This event offers a diverse set of workshops led by community organizations and walking tours of Springfield's downtown and neighborhoods.

Free breakfast, lunch, and transportation provided by the Five College Consortium.


Please register early to help us plan for a successful event. We look forward to seeing you there!

Round trip bus transportation will be provided for students from UMass-Amherst, Amherst College, Smith College, Mt. Holyoke College, and Hampshire College for pre-registered participants.

Bus Pick-up Times and Locations

*Please arrive to all bus stops 5 minutes early


Bus 1

  • UMass Amherst                   8:00am (Haigis) 

Bus 2

  • Smith College                      8:00am (Main Bus Stop, on Rt. 9)

Bus 3

  • Smith (spill over bus)           8:00am ( Main Bus Stop, on Rt. 9)
  • Amherst College                  8:30a    (Converse Hall Bus stop)
  • Hampshire College              8:40am (Main Bus Stop, behind Library)
  • Mount Holyoke College       8:50am  (Blanchard Hall Bus Stop)