New Students

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In order to enroll, please reply to your offers of admission and financial aid through the Applicant Portal within two weeks of initial notification of acceptance.

Additionally, you must submit a nonrefundable enrollment deposit of $515 by May 1. Payments can be made in US dollars by check or wire transfer, or online through the Applicant Portal.


If paying by check or money order, please include the student’s name on the document and mail it to:
Bard College Office of Student Accounts
PO Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504-5000

When using overnight services, send to:
Bard College
Office of Student Accounts
30 Campus Road
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504-5000

Deferring Enrollment

Accepted students may defer matriculation for one year. Please note that spring admission is not recommended. In order to hold your place, you will need to submit your nonrefundable deposit of $515 by May 1.

Other New Student Information