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Food Service

  • Dining Hall: Your meal plans end at lunch on Thursday, May 30. The Dining Hall will serve during regular meal times through lunch on Friday, May 31. The following meals will be available to those students who have approval to stay for Commencement from Student Life: dinner in the Dining Hall Thursday, May 30; breakfast and lunch in the Dining Hall on Friday, May 31; and breakfast in the Snack Bar on Saturday, June 1.
  • Snack Bar: The Snack Bar will close at midnight on Thursday, May 30.
  • Snack Bar Express: Closing after lunch on Wednesday, May 29—meal-plan use in the Snack Bar will not be available after lunch on Wednesday, May 29.

Recreational Spaces

  • Student Center: Regular hours will end at midnight on Thursday, May 30; summer hours will begin in June (see Hours and Information page on June 3).
  • Meyer Recreation Barn: Closes for the term on Thursday, May 30, at 5:00 pm, and will re-open with summer hours on Monday, June 3, at 6:30 am.
  • DownCafé: Closes for the summer on Saturday, June 1, at noon.

Academic Services

  • Crossett Library:
    • Friday, May 17: Last day to request ILL books and films
    • Friday, May 24: Last day to request Williams forms
    • Monday, May 27: Williams College and ILL items are due by Monday, May 27
    • Tuesday, May 28: Last day to request articles (articles can arrive one to seven days after requested)
    • Wednesday, May 29, and Thursday, May 30: 8:30 am–midnight
    • Friday, May 31: 8:30 am–4:00 pm
  • Jennings Music Library:
    • Thursday, May 30, and Friday, May 31: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
    • Beginning Monday, June 3: Open weekdays 8:30 am–4:00 pm
  • Computer Center: Closes for the term at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, May 29. Please be aware that the Computer Center will be performing routine maintenance on the lab computers, as well as the public computers in Commons and the Library, over the summer. All personal files must be removed from these computers by Monday, June 3. Any remaining files will be erased in the maintenance process, and any student files not removed by this date will be lost.
  • VFUSER Shared Folder: After the last day of classes, the shared folder will be erased. Please be sure to back up all your work before then. If you have any questions, please email Nino Mendolia (x4382).

Health and Psychological Services

  • Health Services will be open regular term hours through Thursday, May 30, and Psychological Services will be open regular hours through Friday, May 31. Dr. Randy Anselmo will be available for emergency calls only until Sunday, June 3. The last day to have a Pap test or STI screening will be Friday, May 17. Seniors wishing to have prescription medications filled after May 25 must pay by cash, check, credit card, or Bennington Card at the time of service.

    The staff of Health and Psychological Services 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.