You can get a commuter parking permit through the Campus Police Office for $30 a semester. Permits are issued on a first come, first served basis. You must show your car registration, valid college ID, and a driver's license. Commuters park in designated lots around campus (see map).
Popular hangouts include:
Marketplace (1st floor)
Student Achievement Lounge (2nd Floor)
C-Store (1st floor)
Lounge (near the Biology Labs)
Commuter Lounge (1st floor)
With about 50 student organizations on campus, it's easy to get involved at MCLA! The College offers something for everyone: academic societies, intramural sports, specific-interest clubs, and student government. Joining a club or organization is a great way to meet students who share your interests - and a great way to make friends!
For more information, contact the Student Government Association at 413.662.5401 or stop by Amsler Campus Center, Room 316.
To join the Commuter Advisory Board (CAB) or make suggestions, contact Jenn Craig at 413.662.5129.
Occasionally the College is closed due to major storms. Closing announcements are generally made before 6 am. Find out about cancellations in one of these ways:
- Register for emergency text messages and voicemails sent directly to your cell phone.
- Call 413.662.5299.
- Check the home page, mcla.edu.
- Radio: WNAW (1230AM), WUPE-FM (100.1FM), WBEC (1420AM), WBEC-FM (95.9FM), WHMP (1240AM), WHAI-FM (98.3FM), WBTN (1370AM)
- TV: Albany - WNYT (Channel 13), WTEN (Channel 10), WRGB (Channel 6); Springfield - WGGB (Channel 40), WWLP (Channel 22)
ATM (TDBank) - First floor of the Campus Center