Beyond Barnard

Your Path. Your Purpose.

Prepare for Your Future

At Barnard, we are reimagining what the college career center looks like. Beyond Barnard provides lifelong support to students and graduates as they define, pursue, and achieve success in their careers and communities. From internships, student jobs, and careers to graduate school, medical school, fellowships, and more! 

Your Path. Your Purpose.


Beyond Barnard connects students to internships in Harlem, Morningside Heights, NYC, and around the world

Your Path. Your Purpose.


Apply for national and international fellowships with Beyond Barnard’s help.

Your Path. Your Purpose.

Come on Over!

Beyond Barnard fosters an inclusive and welcoming space to explore diverse careers, graduate programs, fellowships, and much more. 

Your Path. Your Purpose.

Graduate & Professional School

No matter what type of degree you’ll pursue after graduating Barnard, we can help you get there.

We provide lifelong advising and support in the areas of career exploration and development, internships, campus roles, graduate & professional school, and fellowships. Students and alums alike can sign up for appointments in Handshake. Events may be in-person or virtual (check Handshake for specific details when registering to attend).

Questions about accessing Beyond Barnard resources or services? Contact us at We are located in Elliott Hall on the Second Floor (49 Claremont Ave). 

Your Path. Your Purpose.

Our Mission

Beyond Barnard provides lifelong support to students and graduates as they define, pursue, and achieve success in their careers and communties.

Meet Beyond Barnard

 You are graduating from a school whose mission it is not just to hand you a diploma, but a sword.

Viola Davis, 2019 Commencement speaker
4+1 Pathways

A Columbia Master’s Degree

Barnard’s distinctive relationship with Columbia University makes it possible for students to receive a B.A. and a master’s degree in five years.

By the Numbers


Class of 2018-2022 in full-time jobs or grad school six months after graduation


Fulbright recipients announced in 2023


total advising engagements since 2018

Did You Know?

The Beyond Barnard Internship Program has supported more than 1000 students with funding for unpaid internships since 2018.

91% of graduates in the Class of 2022 used Beyond Barnard from 2018-22.

Beyond Barnard provides access to free rentals of “suitable suits” for your interviews.

Your Path. Your Purpose.

Come on Over!

Please visit us at Elliott Hall on the second floor. In the meantime, we welcome your questions and comments. Email us at Students and alumnae can log in to find resources at Handshake.