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Food Service

  • Dining Hall: Your meal plans end at lunch on Friday, May 30. The following meals will be available to those students who have approval to stay for Commencement from Student Life: dinner in the Dining Hall on Friday, May 30, and breakfast and lunch in the Dining Hall on Saturday, May 31.
  • Snack Bar: The Snack Bar will close at midnight on Thursday, May 29.
  • Snack Bar Express: Closing after lunch on Wednesday, May 28—meal-plan use in the Snack Bar will not be available after lunch on Wednesday, May 28.

Recreational Spaces

  • Student Center: Regular hours will end at midnight on Thursday, May 29; summer hours will begin in June (see Hours and Information on Monday, June 2).
  • Meyer Recreation Barn: Closes for the term on Thursday, May 29, at 10:00 pm, and will re-open with summer hours on Monday, June 2, at 6:30 am.
  • DownCafé: Closes for the summer on Saturday, May 31, at noon.

Academic Services

  • Crossett Library:
    • Friday, May 16: Last day to request ILL books and films
    • Friday, May 23: Last day to request Williams forms
    • Monday, May 26: Williams College and ILL items are due
    • Tuesday, May 27: Last day to request articles (articles can arrive one to seven days after requested)
    • Wednesday, May 28, and Thursday, May 29: 8:30 am–midnight
    • Friday, May 30: 8:30 am–4:00 pm
  • Jennings Music Library:
    • Thursday, May 29, and Friday, May 30: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
    • Beginning Monday, June 2: Open weekdays 8:30 am–4:00 pm
  • Computer Center/Technology:
    • Wednesday, May 28: Computer Center closes for the term at 5:00 pm. Please be aware that Technology will be performing routine maintenance on the lab and public computers in Commons and the Library over the summer. All personal files must be removed from these computers by Monday, June 2. Any remaining files will be erased in the maintenance process, and any student files not removed by this date will be lost.
    • After Thursday, May 29: The VAPA_SHARES Shared Folder will be erased after the last day of classes. Please be sure to back up all your work before then. If you have any questions, please contact HelpDesk or x4476 (802-440-4476 from off campus).

Health Center

  • The Health Center (Health and Psychological Services) will be open regular term hours through Friday, May 30. Dr. Randy Anselmo will be available for emergency calls only until Sunday, June 2. The last day to have a Pap test or STI screening will be Friday, May 16. Seniors wishing to have prescription medications filled after May 24 must pay by cash, check, credit card, or Bennington Card at the time of service.
  • The staff of the Health Center will not be on campus or on call for emergency situations during the summer. Although staff will not be on campus, messages can be left for Health Services (802-440-4426) and for Psychological Services (802-440-4451). Messages will be checked and responded to approximately once per week.
  • As a reminder, prescription refills cannot be sent through the mail. Because the Psychological Services Office is closed over the summer, all students should make sure to have their medication needs taken care of. Please be sure to have refills on prescriptions to cover you through the summer.