Spelman College Exchange Program

Barnard College is pleased to offer students the opportunity to participate in a domestic exchange program with prominent historically black college, Spelman College.  The program offers students the opportunity to undergo a semester or year-long course of study.  This exchange has aided in forming an alliance between these institutions as a means of providing students with a truly enriching and intellectually stimulating experience.


  • Student must currently be enrolled at Barnard College.
  • Student must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.     
  • Student must have junior class standing.
  • Student must be in good academic and disciplinary standing.

Application Process and Deadlines

  • Students must meet with Dean Gedeon to pick up application.
  • Completed applications should be submitted by the appropriate deadline.
    • Spelman College: Applications are due by Friday, March 8th for both Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Applications will be reviewed by a Barnard College Committee.
  • Approved applications will be forwarded to Spelman for final decision.

For more information students should contact Dean Jemima Gedeon at 212-854-2024 or jgedeon@barnard.edu.