Living Off Campus at Bard

Planning to live off-campus? Current First-Year students are required to live on campus their sophomore year.

Moderated or students in the process of moderating must submit an Intent to Move Off-Campus Form. This required form is NOT available online and can only be obtained at an information session. You must attend an Information Session (see dates below) to acquire the form. For details of the requirements, policy and fees associated with missing deadlines please see 2. Bard Requirements below.
Info Session Dates

Info Session Dates

You must attend one of the following Information Sessions to receive an Intent to Move Off-Campus Form

All Sessions will be held at Kline Commons Faculty Dining Room
  • Tuesday, December 6, 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, December 7, 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14, 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 2, 6:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 7, 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 8, 6:00 pm
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Before you move off campus or sign a lease, please read the following requirements and suggestions:

1. Important questions to consider.

1. Important questions to consider.

2. Bard requirements for approval, deadlines.

2. Bard requirements for approval, deadlines.

3. Current housing off campus.

3. Current housing off campus.


Contact Us


Office of Residence Life & Housing

Location: Shea House
1438 Annandale Road
Phone: 845-758-7455
Email: reslife@bard.edu