Admissions Announcements

Announcements for the Upcoming 2021-2022 Application Cycle

Our world is changing rapidly. Check back often on this page to get the latest information about applying to and visiting Barnard.

Barnard Self-Guided Campus Tours

We are thrilled to welcome prospective students back to campus! We invite students to take a self-guided outdoor tour of our beautiful campus. Sign up today! More dates to be added throughout the summer. 

Visit Campus Virtually

Sign up for our live online information sessions, learn about academics, residential life, extracurriculars, and more through our virtual campus tours, and watch our pre-recorded information session to learn about the admissions and financial aid processes at Barnard.

Temporary Test-Optional Policy

Barnard has extended our temporary test-optional policy for students applying for Fall/Spring 2022 and Fall/Spring 2023 admission. Visit our FAQ page to learn more about this temporary policy change.

Frequently Asked Questions about Applications for Fall 2022

We know you may have some questions about how to apply to Barnard in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit this page to get up-to-date information about how to prepare your application and put your best foot forward for the Admissions Committee.

Virtual Interviews

Interviews have gone virtual! Prospective first-year applicants seeking Fall 2022 admission are welcome to schedule an optional admissions interview beginning in June. We look forward to getting to know you beyond your application and answering your questions about Barnard.