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A Lifelong Network
From Olympians and bestselling authors to intrepid politicians and pioneering scientists, Barnard graduates step out into the world and make their mark. These more than 35,000 women across the globe have one trait in common: They’re each part of a tight-knit alumnae community navigating the world with an exceptional network of sisters championing them along the way. And they’re ready to champion you.
By the Numbers
Countries where Barnard alumnae reside
Alumnae participants in Beyond Barnard’s Mentoring Program
Spanning the gamut of industries and experiences, your fellow alumnae can offer invaluable advice as you define and pursue your goals, whether you’re negotiating your first contract or thinking about making a big career change.
Mentorship is that final piece of the puzzle. It helps you translate what you learned in the classroom and on campus to a professional environment.
Barnard’s remarkable alumnae come back to campus as speakers and guest teachers, sharing their brilliance with new generations of Barnard women. Notable past visitors include Edwidge Danticat, Ntozake Shange, Twyla Tharp, and Maria Hinojosa.
The Learning Never Stops
Get back into the classroom — as a Barnard alumna, it’s never too late to take the classes you always wanted to.
Work with Beyond Barnard when you apply for graduate school, no matter your interests.
Alumnae have lifetime access to programs and resources at Beyond Barnard.