Application Timeline

2021-2022 Admissions Calendar

 


Due to Covid-19, all group Fall Information Session events will be held virtually via Zoom.

Please register here for one of our online Fall Information Sessions.

Individual in person visits to campus can be scheduled by emailing mfa@bard.edu. All visitors must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, provide proof of vaccination before arriving on campus, and wear a mask throughout their visit. For more information on Covid-19 Protocols for Bard Campus, please visit the Bard Covid-19 Response webpage.

We look forward to meeting you at one of our Fall Information Sessions. This is your chance to ask questions and find out more about the Bard MFA experience. You're welcome to attend more than one event.
 
October 15, 2021 Summer 2022 Application Available on Bard MFA Website
November 4, 2021
12:00-1:30 pm EST
Virtual Information Session
Via Zoom
November 14, 2021
12:00-1:30 pm EST
Virtual Information Session
Via Zoom
November 16, 2021
12:00-1:30 pm EST
Virtual Information Session and
Via Zoom
December 8, 2021
6:00-7:30 pm EST
Virtual Information Session
Via Zoom
December 10, 2021
12:00-1:00 pm EST
Open Office Hour (Join Bard MFA administrative staff to ask questions about the program and application)
Via Zoom
December 17, 2021
12:00-1:00 pm EST
Open Office Hour (Join Bard MFA administrative staff to ask questions about the program and application)
Via Zoom
January 13, 2022 Application Deadline
February 1, 2022 2021-2022 FAFSA Applications due, International Student Financial Aid Applications due.
March 5, 2022 Interviews for selected candidates.
March 11 - 16, 2022 Candidates notified of acceptance and financial aid. Waitlist candidates notified.
March 23, 2022

April 30, 2022
Accepted candidates decision and $515 enrollment deposit due.

Deny letters sent.
May 2022 Tuition payment due (exact date to be determined)
June 3, 2022 Orientation for new students; registration and clearance for all students.
June 6, 2022 Summer session begins.
July 16, 2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition Opens.
July 22, 2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition Closes.
July 30, 2022 Summer session ends.