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, August 11, 2014 – Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Language and Thinking Program

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 – Friday, August 29, 2014

Academic Orientation for Transfer Students

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Transfer Students Arrive

Check-in and Financial Clearance for Transfer Students Thursday, August 28, 2014 – Friday, August 29, 2014

Matriculation Days

Advising and Registration for New First-Year and Transfer Students