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All questions and concerns that are not answered by reading the information listed should be directed to the Office of Residence Life & Housing by phone at (845) 758-7455, email at reslife@bard.edu or by stopping into the Office of Residence Life & Housing in Brook House.

Available Off-Campus Housing

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Apartment: Spacious 4BR American Classic Farmhouse for Rent More/Less
$2,000/Month

Apartment: Sublet in August needed More/Less
$650/Month

House: Private House in Saugerties for Rent More/Less
$1000.00/Month

Apartment: Room available Fall Semester in Hudson More/Less
$425/Month

Apartment: www.apartmentguide.com More/Less
$varied/Month

House: 6 Bedroom House for rent More/Less
$500 per room/Month

House: Farmhouse in New Paltz (one year lease) More/Less
$1700/Month

Apartment: Spacious 1 Bedroom in Red Hook More/Less
$750/Month

Apartment: Roommate needed in 2 bed/1 bath More/Less
$575 plus half of utilities/Year

House: Charming House in Saugerties More/Less
$106,000/Purchase

Planning to Live Off-Campus

Intent To Live Off-Campus Deadlines & Application

To learn more about the process and hear some helpful tips for off campus living, please attend one of the following information sessions that will take place at the Office of Residence Life & Housing, Brook House:

Monday, December 8, 2014 — 7pm
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 — 6pm
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 — 12pm


Unmoderated students
require approval of the Dean of Student Affairs Office to live off-campus and must obtain the signature of their Academic Advisor. Please plan to contact your Advisor prior to the form deadline, as approval is not guaranteed. Academic and/or disciplinary standing will be considered when determining whether permission for an unmoderated student is granted.

Moderated students
do not need approval, but are required to submit an Intent to Live Off-Campus form.

The Intent to Live Off-Campus form must be completed and returned to the Office of Residence Life and Housing
by 3pm on Friday, February 6, 2015.

  • Students who do not submit an Intent to Live Off-Campus form by Friday, February 6 will be charged for on-campus housing as they anticipate to participate in Room Draw.
  • Students who notify the Office of Residence Life & Housing their Intent to Live Off-Campus after the deadline between Friday, February 6 and Thursday, April 23 (last day of room draw) will be charged a $500 fee.
  • Students who notify the Office of Residence Life & Housing their Intent to Live Off-Campus between Wednesday, April 22 (the last day of room draw) and May 31st will be charged a $1,000 fee.
  • After May 31st students who notify the Office of Residence Life & Housing their Intent to Live Off-Campus - will be assessed the full cost the housing for the 2015-2016 academic year.
  • Students who do not submit an Intent to Live Off-Campus form nor participate in Room Draw will  be charged for on-campus housing and charged accordingly.
  • There is no penalty for a student submitting an Intent to Live Off-Campus form and then changing their mind
Decisions will be sent to your Bard email by 3pm on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.

Students should not sign a lease until they have been approved to move off-campus.

For more information regarding off-campus living, refer to the DOSA website. To download the Intent to Live Off-Campus form, click on the link below.