Graduate Vocal Arts Program

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

Tuition, fees, and expenses for the 2018/19 academic year are as follows:

Tuition:  $41,756 per year
Health Insurance: The estimated cost of the Bard student plan for 2018-19 is $2,720*
Bard Health Services Fee: $470**
Dormitory Housing: $7,480.00***

*This is mandatory for those students who do not already have health insurance. Those students who have an independent insurance plan may submit a waiver. For more information on this process please click here.
** This fee is mandatory for all Bard students.
***For more information about accommodations on and off-campus for graduate students please click here.

For more information about health insurance for students at Bard please click here.

A more detailed information packet will be supplied to incoming students. Please contact health services at 845-748-7077 or via email at with any questions.