Barnard College

New York, NY

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Founded in 1898 after Columbia University refused to admit women, Barnard College is a private women’s liberal arts college with 2,500 students. Located on the Upper West Side of New York City, Barnard is a particularly special college because it offers both the small liberal arts college experience while being a part of Columbia University, a large ivy-league institution.

Don't miss Midnight Breakfast which occurs at the beginning of finals week! There is themed food in the dining halls to boost student morale for finals.

Mia, Student Ambassador



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