Is Bard right for you?
Bard students are ambitious, creative, and curious.
They acquire their Bard education actively—the enthusiasm, hard work, and high level of engagement they bring to obtaining it stand them in excellent stead for the rest of their lives. Bard students are lifetime learners, distinguished by their leadership, service, and interest in the wider world.
Congratulations, Class of 2017! Welcome to Bard!
Read a congratulations letter
from President Leon Botstein, then click here
for next steps!
Model United Nations Team Finishes Season with Top 50 National Ranking
The Bard Model United Nations Team finished the 2012-2013 season with a top 50 national ranking—one of only a handful of liberal arts colleges to do so. Team members performed well in several tournaments, winning awards at Yale, Northeastern, McGill, and West Point.