Other Study Opportunities

West Point-Bard Exchange

The Bard-West Point Exchange (BWPE), established in 2006, serves as a model of cooperation and collaboration between a U.S. liberal arts college and a service academy. The Exchange provides opportunities for students and faculty from Bard and the United States Military Academy to exchange ideas in the classroom, through public presentations, debates, and extra-curricular activities.

Academic Calendar

Upcoming Dates


Monday, September 1, 2014

First Day of Classes

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

This meeting will be followed by the President's Open House and Reception
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Drop/Add Period Ends, Pass/Fail Grading Option Deadline

Monday, October 13, 2014 – Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Fall Break