On-Campus Room Draw

Room Draw Nights

Room Draw Nights

Monday, April 16, 2018: Room Draw
Night One, Olin Hall
First years must come with your intended roommate for next year. You will use the better Room Draw number between the two of you (lowest or closest to 1) and together you will select a room.
*  5:30pm - 6:45pm—First Years
   (0-27 credits) numbers 1- 200
*  7:15pm - 8:30pm—First Years           
   (0-27 credits) numbers 200 - end #

Wednesday, April 18, 2018: Room Draw Night Two, Shea House
*  5:00pm - 5:30pm—Senior Select
*  5:30pm - 6:00pm—Sands House
*  6:00pm - 7:30pm—Resnick Commons Suites
For Suites only one representative of the group need attend to select a suite (Groups must have applied in advance by application)
 
Thursday, April 19, 2018: ​Room Draw
Night Three, Olin Hall
*  5:00pm - 5:30pm—Seniors            
    (92+ credits)
*  5:30pm - 6:30pm—Juniors               
    (60-91 credits) numbers 1-end #
*  7:00pm - 7:45pm—Sophomores     
    (28 - 59 credits) numbers 1 - 240
*  7:45pm - 8:30pm—Sophomores      
    (28 - 59 credits) numbers 241 - end #

Room Draw Changes for 2018-2019

There have been a few updates to Room Draw this year in regard to the reallocation of residence space. If you still have any questions, please attend an information session or contact reslife@bard.edu.
  • Sycamore has been designated as a themed house - Health House. All rooms are double occupancy. Application link can be found below.
  • Shelov double occupancy rooms will be open for rising sophomores.
  • Oberholzer will be a mixed use residence with doubles assigned to incoming First Year students.
  • Rueger will be a mixed use residence with doubles assigned to incoming First Year students. This is a WOMEN'S only residence.
  • Resnick J, K and L will be available by applying for a 5 person suite. There are no designated Neighborhoods in these suites.

Room Draw Nights

Monday, April 16, 2018: Room Draw
Night One, Olin Hall

First years must come with your intended roommate for next year. You will use the better Room Draw number between the two of you (lowest or closest to 1) and together you will select a room.
*  5:30pm - 6:45pm—First Years
   (0-27 credits) numbers 1- 200
*  7:15pm - 8:30pm—First Years           
   (0-27 credits) numbers 200 - end #


Wednesday, April 18, 2018: Room Draw Night Two, Shea House
*  5:00pm - 5:30pm—Senior Select
*  5:30pm - 6:00pm—Sands House
*  6:00pm - 7:30pm—Resnick Commons Suites
For Suites only one representative of the group need attend to select a suite (Groups must have applied in advance by application)
 
Thursday, April 19, 2018: Room Draw
Night Three, 
Olin Hall
*  5:00pm - 5:30pm—Seniors            
    (92+ credits)
*  5:30pm - 6:30pm—Juniors               
    (60-91 credits) numbers 1-end #
*  7:00pm - 7:45pm—Sophomores     
    (28 - 59 credits) numbers 1 - 240

*  7:45pm - 8:30pm—Sophomores      
    (28 - 59 credits) numbers 241 - end #

FAQs about Room Draw

Click the FAQs below to view the answers.
  • What are Room Draw numbers and how do I find mine? Expand for What are Room Draw numbers and how do I find mine?
  • What do I need to bring to Room Draw? Expand for What do I need to bring to Room Draw?
  • How do I use my Room Draw number based on my class level? Expand for How do I use my Room Draw number based on my class level?
  • How can I find out what my class level is and how is it determined? Expand for How can I find out what my class level is and how is it determined?
  • Class Level Determination Chart: Expand for Class Level Determination Chart:
  • What if I intend to take a leave of absence or study abroad in Fall 2018? Expand for What if I intend to take a leave of absence or study abroad in Fall 2018?
  • What if I'm returning from a leave of absence? Expand for What if I'm returning from a leave of absence?
  • When do I get to pick my room? Expand for When do I get to pick my room?
  • What if I can not attend Room Draw? Expand for What if I can not attend Room Draw?
  • Can I keep the room I already have? Expand for Can I keep the room I already have?
  • Are there any special interest housing communities on-campus? Expand for Are there any special interest housing communities on-campus?
  • How can I apply to live in a suite? Expand for How can I apply to live in a suite?
  • If I have a sophomore or junior class level can I select into a double or triple occupancy room?  Expand for If I have a sophomore or junior class level can I select into a double or triple occupancy room? 
  • What if I want to live off campus? Expand for What if I want to live off campus?

Before you go...Are you financially cleared? 

Students can confirm if they are financially cleared to participate in Room Draw
by visiting their online portal https://bardssb.bard.edu

Do you need more information about residence halls?

Floor Plans can be found at the following link: Residence Halls.

Amenities for each residence hall can be found HERE

Information & Special Interest Housing Applications:

Feitler House Cooperative Living 

Sands House Substance Free

Sycamore Health House

Senior Select Housing

Squatting Your Room

Special Circumstance Accommodations

Suites and Triples

Room Draw Proxy Form

Important Informational Documents:

Contact Us


Office of Residence Life & Housing
Location: Shea House
1438 Annandale Road
Phone: 845-758-7455
Email: reslife@bard.edu

Important Dates

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