Bard College is a liberal arts institution with a main location surrounded by the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains. The 1,000-acre Annandale campus provides 48 undergraduate programs and concentrations in five divisions, as well as a number of 3+2 and 4+1 dual-degree programs to earn bachelor’s and master’s degrees on an accelerated schedule. Bard is also home to the CCS Hessel Museum of Contemporary Art and The Bard College Conservatory of Music. The college has a number of satellite locations across the world, including in NYC, Boston, California, Germany, and Russia.
Bard College is not only a beautiful college, but is also on a beautiful mission to help college student learn and cultivate their ambitions and talents. Bard College has just the right balance of peace on campus to study and adventure in the city just two hours away. Bard College is just the right place for me to discover, create, and morph into the artist, woman, and student that I am destined to be.
Briana from Alpharetta, GA
Bard College is fantastic. There is always something going on, but there is no pressure to do anything--introversion is blatantly accepted. This is such a great atmosphere with the strangest, most interesting, nicest, most academically stimulated group of people you will ever meet.