Accepted Students

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A Letter from the President — 
"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."

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.

Important Message from Bard 

In light of President Trump’s recent executive order, we write to assure you that Bard College will do everything in its power to support and protect students in all phases of their educational journeys without regard to immigration status.
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Open House for Accepted Students 2018

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Accepted Students and their families are invited! Enjoy a day at the college exploring our beautiful Annandale-on-Hudson campus, speaking with current students, meeting one-on-one with faculty, learning about the first-year program and beyond, taking a campus tour, visiting dorms and facilities, and so much more! The day begins at 9:00 a.m. with Check-In at the Reem-Kayden Center (RKC) and ends at 4:00 p.m. after the Forum with the President at the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts. Lunch will be served. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to campus! Complete details of the day will be posted here and emailed to Accepted Students closer to the event. 
 
Registration is required. Accepted Students, can register now. You will sign in to the registration form using your Bard Applicant Portal login. 



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First-Year Student Experience in Berlin

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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 to learn more about the program.

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