Admission Overview

The Bard CEP seeks motivated candidates who have have demonstrated leadership potential, a commitment to environmental issues, and an aptitude for graduate study. We offers competitive fellowships, project assistantships, and campus employment opportunities to qualified students. Our students come from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds. Our selection committee considers academic performance and GRE scores, but also takes a close look at our applicants’ statement of purpose, general writing skills, relevant work experience, and faculty and employer evaluations.

Upcoming Admission Deadlines

Application Fee Waivers 
You can earn a $65 application fee waiver by attending any of the following admission events:

Upcoming Open Houses:
  • 11/14/18: NYC Open House | LMHQ, 150 Broadway, New York, NY 10038 | RSVP Here
  • ​​​12/1/18: Open House at Bard College | Bard College 30 Campus Road Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504 | RSVP Here 

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