Bard College Academic Calendar


Friday, Dec 15 -

Monday, Jan 1

Christmas vacation

Tuesday, Jan 2

Final grades and criteria sheets due

Monday, Jan 1 -

Friday, January 26

Winter Intersession

Spring Semester 2001


Friday, January 26

New First-year and Transfer Students Arrive

2:00-4:00 p.m. - Financial Clearance for new First-year and Transfer Students

Friday, Jan 26 -

Monday Jan 29

Academic Orientation and Writing Workshop for New First-year & Transfer Students

Sunday, Jan 28

Optional arrival day for all returning students

Monday, Jan 29

Financial Clearance (Returning Students)

9:00-10:00 students returning from a leave of absence

10:30-4:00 all other returning students

Tuesday, Jan 30

Advising and Registration



Registration in faculty offices









Advising appointments for new students and course consultation for all students in Faculty Offices


Registration for new First-Year and transfer students, and those returning from a leave of absence

2:30 - 4:30

Registration for returning students who did not pre-register in December

Wed, January 31

First day of classes

First Faculty Meeting

Wed, February 14

Drop/Add period ends (5:00)

Friday, March 30

Moderation Papers due

Sat, March 31 -

Sunday, April 8

Spring Recess

Monday, April 9

Mid-term grades and criteria sheets due

Friday, April 13

Last day to WITHDRAW from a class

Wed, May 2

Senior projects due in the Office of the Dean of the College (5:00 p.m.)

Weds, May 16

Advising and Registration for

Fall 2000

Registration in centralized locations



9:00-10:30 Advising and course consultation in faculty offices


11:00-12:30 Sophomore II's, Juniors & Seniors

1:30-3:00 First-year students and Sophomore I's

Sunday, May 20

Baccalaureate and Senior Dinner

Monday, May 21

Senior Grades due in the Office of the Registrar

Wed, May 23

Last Day of Classes

Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

Saturday, May 26


Monday, June 4

Final Grades and Criteria Sheets due in the Office of the Registrar