As a part of their program fee, Bard Abroad students have access to medical, security and travel-related services through EuropAssist. You must be registered to use this portal.
Medical Assistance Services • Emergency Medical Payment • Medical Search and Referral • Replacement of Medication and Eyeglasses • Medical Monitoring • Visit by Family Member or Friend • Emergency Evacuation/Medically-Necessary Repatriation • Repatriation of Mortal Remains • Trip Interruption
Security Assistance Services • Political, Natural Disaster or Security Evacuation
Personal Assistance Services • Pre-Trip Information • Interpretation/Translation • Locating Lost or Stolen Items • Emergency Cash • Emergency Travel Arrangements • Legal Assistance/Bail • Emergency Message Relay
Travel Risk Intelligence Portal • Member portal that provides destination travel risk intelligence, alerts and useful travel tools
Below you will find useful resources to assist you through all of the phases of studying abroad. As always, you are welcome to contact us with any questions or recommend new resources for this list.
Resources by Program
Bard Abroad in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan at the American University of Central Asia
The Bard Network Bard College has long been known as an innovator and risk taker in the field of higher education. We believe that international education should be built upon meaningful partnerships based on the principles of mutuality and equality. Our groundbreaking study abroad programs, located in regions undergoing rapid political and economic transformation continue this tradition. The Institute for International Liberal Education (IILE) oversees Bard Abroad, our exchange programs, summer language intensives, Program in International Education (PIE), and Bard’s English Summer Language Intensive (BESLI). Our partnership programs serve young people from abroad, as well as from North America.