"Please accept my congratulations on your acceptance to Bard College," writes Bard president Leon Botstein. "I want to welcome you into a college community that cherishes the life of the mind but also seeks to link the spirit of inquiry to public service and engagement with life in society."
Explore Virtual Open House Until May 4
Virtual Open House for Accepted Students and Their Families was live on April 4. Many students and families participated in the day. For those who missed the day or who want to go back and spend more time in the platform, we have good news: the platform is available for accessing until May 4!
All the live webinars were recorded. All the information booths still contain videos/podcasts/documents that you can explore. Please remember that you can add any documents to your virtual shopping bag and then email the documents to yourself! The live chats are not available, but you can email us at email@example.com or you can email your admission representative with any questions.
We wish you and your family well, and our office is here to support you. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions.
First-Year Student Experience in Berlin
Bard College deposited first-year students may apply to spend their first year at Bard College Berlin, joining a close-knit, international community in the heart of the intellectual and artistic hub of Europe. Click this link to a short application form for deposited students. You will need your Bard Applicant Portal login to access the form. Decision notifications will be released to all Begin in Berlin applicants by mid-May.
Residence Life at Bard
The Bard campus offers more than 40 student residences that embrace a wide range of architectural characteristics, social styles, and sizes. All have Internet access, social rooms, kitchens, and laundries, and many boast beautiful views of the Catskill Mountains to the west. Most residence halls are coed, and roughly one-third of the rooms are singles. All first-year and sophomore Bard students are guaranteed housing and required to live on campus. New transfers students are guaranteed on-campus housing.