Residence Life & Housing

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Our Vision

We aspire to be leaders in creating vibrant and inclusive, student-driven communities that foster active engagement, personal development, and lifelong connections​.


    Important Check In Dates 

    Friday, August 9       -     First Year Students Language & Thinking Check In
    Tuesday, August 27  -    Transfer & Returning Begin In Berlin Check In
    Saturday August 31 -     Returning Students Check In

    Important ResLife Housing Dates  Download for <strong>Important Check In Dates <br />*******************************</strong><br /><strong>Friday, August 9       -</strong>     First Year Students Language & Thinking Check In<br /><strong>Tuesday, August 27  -    </strong>Transfer & Returning Begin In Berlin Check In<br /><strong>Saturday August 31 -    </strong> Returning Students Check In Download
    Intersession Housing Information & Applications

    Intersession Housing Information & Applications

    Intersession Housing begins on
    Monday, June 3, 2019

    Students must be approved to be in residence during intersession periods, otherwise a $200 per day fine may be imposed.
    The College reserves the right to assign conference attendees, faculty and/or intersession residents to residence halls when classes are not in session.
    Welcome First-Year Students!

    Welcome First-Year Students!

    All new First-Year and Transfer students should have received a housing assignment email to their Bard Email account on July 11th, 2019.  That email will include a link to learn who your roommate is and what residence hall you are living in for Language & Thinking through the Spring semester.  Reach out to us at if you have any questions!
    Important Housing Dates

    Important Housing Dates

    Friday, August 9, 2019
    Language & Thinking
    First-Year Check In 

    Tuesday, August 27, 2019                                     
    Transfer & PIE Student Check In

    Saturday, August 31, 2019                                      
    Returning Student Check In

    Monday, September 2, 2019                                                
    First Day of Classes

    Contact Us

    Office of Residence Life & Housing
    Location: Shea House
    1438 Annandale Road

    Phone: 845-758-7455

    Important Dates

    Download the latest schedule of breaks and residence hall closings below.