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Housing reservations close April 15

Smith College’s newly renovated Cutter-Ziskind dormitory is within quick walking distance (.3 miles) to the main conference buildings and a 5-minute walk from downtown Northampton. Rooms can be booked directly on your registration form.

  • Room rates are: $65 per night for a single room.
  • Last day to reserve housing on campus is April 15. Smith College does not accommodate walk-ins.
  • At this time, you must check-in during conference registration desk hours listed on the check-in page. You can also arrange for a friend to pick up your packet/key to your room in advance. We apologize for this inconvenience.
  • Each single room has linens, a bed, nightstand, desk, chair, bureau, closet and fixed overhead light. 
  • Linens include sheets, blanket, pillow, pillowcase, bath towels and wash cloths.  Any unreturned linen sets will incur an automatic $30 charge.
  • Conferees will automatically be charged $50 for any Smith College swipe cards not returned within 2 hours of checkout.
  • All rooms share a communal hall bathroom.
  • Dorms can be viewed at: Pictures of rooms coming soon.
  • Free wifi is available in the dorm and all conference buildings. You may want to bring an Ethernet cable for better service in your room.
  • Rooms are air conditioned (non-adjustable) with window access.
  • Each dormitory has access to a shared kitchen including refrigerator, stove, microwave but no pots, pans, dishes and/or utensils.
  • Rooms are not cleaned once occupied.
  • Smith College staff are available at the dormitory from 8am to 1:30pm only.
  • For hotels near Smith College, visit:

   Dormitory GPS address:

Smith College
Cutter-Ziskind Dorms
Cutter-79 Elm Street (Route 9)
Ziskind-91 Elm Street (Route 9)
Northampton, MA 01060
Phone: 512-245-2111