If you want to apply to Bard College at Simon's Rock, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is June 1 and the fee for the application is $50.
Students who apply to Bard College at Simon's Rock for fall should anticipate a decision by July 15.
The following is an overiew of some of Bard College at Simon's Rock's admissions stats.
|Bard College at Simon's Rock 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||60%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Bard College at Simon's Rock.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Bard College at Simon's Rock does not offer early decision or early action.
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Getting into Bard College at Simon's Rock is moderately difficult. Bard College at Simon's Rock evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, Bard College at Simon's Rock **accepted .
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Bard College at Simon's Rock, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Bard College at Simon's Rock has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
What does Bard College at Simon's Rock consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with Bard College at Simon's Rock for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Bard College at Simon's Rock, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Bard College at Simon's Rock's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Other Requirements||√||school report, parent, writing supplement|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Bard College at Simon's Rock have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 41% submitted a class rank. At Bard College at Simon's Rock 60% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 81% were in the top 25% and 96% were in the top 50%.
At Bard College at Simon's Rock, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Bard College at Simon's Rock directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Bard College at Simon's Rock does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Bard College at Simon's Rock is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Bard College at Simon's Rock. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Bard College at Simon's Rock during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Bard College at Simon's Rock?
❌ Students who are admitted to Bard College at Simon's Rock must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Bard College at Simon's Rock accept transfer credits?
✅ Bard College at Simon's Rock accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Bard College at Simon's Rock accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ Bard College at Simon's Rock does not accept International Baccalaureate credits or Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Bard College at Simon's Rock?
✅ Bard College at Simon's Rock is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Bard College at Simon's Rock?
❌ Bard College at Simon's Rock does not offer early decision.
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First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bard College at Simon's Rock is Jun 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bard College at Simon's Rock is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Bard College at Simon's Rock, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.54. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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