Bard offers a writing-intensive interdisciplinary curriculum and core academic program. The 1 to 10 faculty-student ratio supports challenging opportunities: accelerated degree programs, self-designed majors, small and rigorous classes, tutorials, and a required senior project.
Located on 600 acres in the historic Hudson River Valley, the campus offers tranquility for serious study; its proximity to New York City (90 miles to the south) complements its academic and cultural life. The approximately 2,000 undergraduates come from more than 60 countries and nearly all states.
30 Campus Rd., Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504
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Varsity Sports: NCAA Division III: Women's: basketball, cross-country, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball. Men's: baseball, basketball, cross-country, lacrosse, soccer, squash, swimming, track and field, tennis, volleyball.
Intramural Sports: Women's: badminton, basketball, bowling, golf, softball, squash, tennis, volleyball. Men's: badminton, basketball, bowling, golf, softball, squash, tennis, volleyball.
Club Sports: Men's and Women's: equestrian, fencing, rugby, ultimate frisbee, floor hockey, mini-golf, dodgeball, kickball, indoor soccer, flag football.
Clubs and Activities
Over 150 student organizations and clubs. The five largest include: International Student Organization, Model United Nations, Social Action Workshop, Student Government, Student Newspaper. A list of student clubs can be found at http://www.bard.edu/campus/organizations
Enrollment for Fall 2015
49% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 590 – 690
SAT math range: 570 – 680
|Undergraduate Students||Graduate Students|
|% Black / African American||7.8%||2.1%|
|% Hispanic / Latino||1.4%||0%|
|% White, Non-Hispanic||61.0%||28.1%|
|% American Indian / Alaskan Native||0.8%||0.4%|
|% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander||0%||0.4%|
|% International / Nonresident Alien||11.3%||12.3%|
|% Unknown Race / Ethnicity||12.3%||56.8%|
Tuition Information for 2015-2016
Bard College has multiple graduate programs; tuition/fees vary from program to program. Visit Bard's website; see "Graduate" under the "Admissions" tab.
Financial Aid Deadlines
Transfers: HS transcript (if less than 2 years of college-level study completed); transfer questionnaire; Dean's report.