Special Student Information

  • The Town of Amherst does not provide curbside pickup

  • Consult your property manager or lease agreement to determine who is responsible for trash and recycling removal

  • Students with a valid UMass, Hampshire College or Amherst College I.D. may use the Amherst Transfer Station  on a limited basis  without a vehicle sticker

  • Disposal Fees Apply - Cash or Check only

  • The sticker exemption is designed for "clean-outs" and "clean-ups" as well as removal of bulky items a private hauler might not accept

  • Students who wish to utilize the Transfer Station frequently for recycling or trash disposal must obtain a Transfer Station Sticker