Student Life

Welcome to the Village of Clinton!

The Clinton Chamber of Commerce members listed below extend a special welcome to Hamilton students and their families by providing discounts and other useful information.


Allstate Agent

Cathleen N. Fournier
86 Meadow Street
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: CFournier@allstate.com

  • Offer: Students will receive a choice of a free item with a quote.

Clinton Auto & Clinton Car Wash

3723 State Rte. 12B
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: clintonauto@hotmail.com

  • Offer: $50 car detail, $29.95 oil change/car wash


First Niagara Bank

Matthew Nicholl
2 Franklin Ave.
Clinton, N.Y. Phone: 853-6134


NBT Bank

Denise Rouillier
1 Kirkland Avenue
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: drouiller@nbtbank.com

Bed & Breakfast / Lodging

Abigail Mentmore House Bed & Breakfast

6831 Reservoir Road
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: Mentmore1@aol.com

  • Offer: Special rate: $99 + tax for families visiting the College


Carriage Motor Inn

Located off Thruway exit 32 on Route 233
Westmoreland, N.Y.
Website: www.carriageinnny.com

  • Offer: 10% off a purchase of one night Special for students and parents. Continental breakfast, Free Wi-Fi, Cable tv


Harding Farm

3795 Harding Road
Clinton, N.Y.

  • Parents visiting Hamilton? Stay at Harding Farm and get $25 off. Located next door to the Hamilton College campus. Visit www.HardingFarm.com and mention this offer.


The Hedges

Barbara Meelan
180 Sanford Ave.
Clinton, N.Y.
Phone: 315-859-5909 / 1-800-883-5883
E-mail: hedgesbb@aol.com

  • Offer: Free breakfast for student when parents stay at the Hedges

Dance, Music and Entertainment

Kirkland Arts Center

E. Park Row
Clinton N.Y.


Coffee Shops, Eateries and Markets

Clinton Cider Mill

28 Elm Street
Clinton, N.Y.
Open early Sept.-Thanksgiving

Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5
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Dunkin' Donuts

35 Utica St.
Clinton, N.Y.

North Star Orchards

4741 Route 233
Westmoreland, N.Y.
(less the 5 miles from the College)
Open Daily 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Featuring fresh fruits and vegetables
Freshly baked muffins, cookies and sweet breads
Snack items and other seasonal favorites available

  • 5% discount with valid student ID


Gifts and Apparel

Ali-Linz Home and Accessories Gift Shop

3 West Park Row
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: alilinzhome@gmail.com
Ali-Linz Website

  • Mention this ad and you'll get 10% off your purchase!


Krizia Martin Fine Apparel & Giftware

20 West Park Row (on the Village Green)
Clinton, N.Y.

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
E-mail: kriziamartin@me.com

  • Central NY's largest retailer of Vineyard Vines, Barbour, Lacoste, Patagonia and Splendid.
  • Complimentary gift-wrapping and delivery to Hamilton College
  • Members of Hamilton College community receive 10% off in store or online
  • Flyer

The Village Crossing

11 West Park Row in Clinton

Store Hours: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays during the summer

  • 10% discount to Hamilton College students with college ID

Brands include: Tribal, Cutloose, Nally & Millie, Cubism, Flax, Cover Charge, Focus, Allen-Allen, Willow, Habitat, Winter Sun, Switchflops, Spring Step Footwear and much, much more.

Hair and Beauty

Clinton Coiffures

8 East Park Row
Clinton, N.Y.
Phone: 853-8904
E-mail: mlgstyle@verizon.net

  • Cuts, perms, hair coloring, manicures, pedicures and facial waxing


Hair's the Deal

3 Fountain St.
Clinton, N.Y.

Prescission Haircutting, Color, Highlights, Massage, Facial Waxing, Mani-Pedis

NYR Organic

Contact: Theresa Graziadei, Consultant
6909 College Hill Rd.
Clinton, NY 13323
Phone: 315-853-3456, by appontment only.


Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Sexton Real Estate

16 College Street
Clinton, NY 13323
Tel: 315-853-3535
Cell: 315-794-8004
Fax: 315.853.2674

  • Offer: Stop by for your free Tote Bag!


Clinton Therapy & Testing Center

7325 State Route 5
Clinton, N.Y.
E-mail: clintontlc@hotmail.com

Colonial Optical

1 Kirkland Ave.
Suite 102
Clinton, N.Y.

We offer eye exams, contact lenses, eyeglass frames, treatment for ocular allergies, dry eye therapy, and other eye health related conditions.  We also offer flexible appointment times to meet the student's busy schedule.

  • 15% off eyeglass frames and lenses (contact lenses not included). 
  • Buy one pair, get a second pair at 50% off (equal or lesser value) when purchased at the same visit.


Volunteer Opportunities


108 Utica Rd.
Clinton, N.Y.
315-853-5515 ext. 7104
E-mail: kostinett@lutherancare.org

  • LutheranCare has plenty of opportunities for you to fulfill your required volunteer service, and the best part is, you'll have fun! Our residents love to have visitors, and whatever your interests, we can hook you up with someone who will be happy to share them with you.
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Hill Card

The Hill Card is accepted at several locations in the village of Clinton. Learn more about the Hill Card, where it is accepted and how to make a deposit online.

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