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Contact Us

All questions and concerns that are not answered by reading the information listed should be directed to the Office of Residence Life & Housing by phone at (845) 758-7455, email at reslife@bard.edu or by stopping into the Office of Residence Life & Housing in Brook House.

Room Draw Changes for 2016-2017

There have been a few updates and clarifications to Room Draw this year. If this does not answer all of your questions, please come to an information session or contact reslife@bard.edu.
  • Rovere and Shafer will be designated as upper college residence halls. These spaces will be availble for selection during the Room Draw process. 
  • Timeline: As always, there are new dates for Room Draw this year. An informational brochure will be placed in student campus mailboxes by March 4. Please be sure to review this brochure carefully, as important dates and deadlines are outlined.

About Room Draw

The annual Room Draw process is an equitable means by which students choose their room based on class level. Housing is guaranteed for those students who have not yet moderated. However, moderated students participating in Room Draw are not guaranteed a housing assignment, as space is limited. Many of the frequently asked questions about Room Draw, information and applications for special interest housing, and important dates and deadlines are included on this website. Please review this information thoroughly.

  • What if I want to live off-campus?