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Class of 2021
Admission decisions were released for early round applicants in December 2016. Please check your Bard applicant portal for your decision!
Welcome New Bardians!
- Enroll now!
- Register for our April event: Accepted Students Open House
- Check out the Accepted Students webpages for updated information
- Think about Beginning in Berlin
- Follow us on our Admission Instagram and Bard College Instagram
- Join the Class of 2021 Facebook group, which will launch in the new year
- Visit campus! Or call us with any questions
President Botstein appeared on Good Day New York to discuss the recently revamped SAT, which he called "ludicrous."
- Bard President Leon Botstein: Why the Next U.S. President Should Forgive All Student Loans
- The Professor Has a Past: Justus Rosenberg Tells the Story of Rescuing Refugees During WWII
- Dance Professor Leah Cox's Trajectory from Performer to Educator
- President Botstein Discusses New SAT on Good Day New York
- Bard College Completes $18M Purchase of Montgomery Place
- Chalmette High Senior is Awarded Posse Scholarship to Attend Bard College