Fall Open House 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017 at 09:00 AM until 03:30 PM

Barnard College, Columbia University
3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
United States

We are excited to invite you to our Fall Open House on Monday, October 9th, from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. Check-in will take place in the Diana Center Lobby from 9:00 - 10:00 AM.                                    

  • We are happy to see parents, guardians, and even siblings join you in your visit to campus.
  • To attend the program you must RSVP by Wednesday, October 4th. However, pending the volume of RSVPs, we may close the registration page if we reach capacity for our event space.
  • If you did not register for our Fall Open House in advance, we MAY be able to accommodate your interest in attending as a walk in. We will ask you for your name and some additional contact information when you arrive and we will ask that you stand by so that we can assess capacity for our event space.
  • Campus tours are available and will be dismissed at staggered times from 11:00 to 11:30 AM.



9:30 - 10:30am

Campus Tours Offered
Join us for an hour-long tour of Barnard’s campus.

10:45 – 11:00am            
Welcome with Dean of First Years 

Join Rebecca Grabiner, Dean for First-Year Students, and Jennifer Fondiller, Dean of Enrollment Management, as they welcome you to campus.                             
11:10am -12:00pm               
Life Inside a Barnard Classroom

At Barnard, you’ll find a community of passionate women all fiercely dedicated to their academic pursuits. During this panel, faculty, administrators, and current students will discuss studying at a small liberal arts college with connections to a major research institution, the Barnard curriculum, and how Barnard supports students inside and outside the classroom.

12:15 – 1:15pm                
Lunch with Staff & Current Students                                                                            

1:30– 2:15pm                  
Why a Women’s College in NYC?

As a small liberal arts women’s college in New York City, Barnard is a unique and complex place. As a prospective student, it can be hard to imagine what life at a women’s college might feel like. Hear more about what it is like to learn and grow at Barnard from members of this special community.

2:30 – 3:30pm                  
A Candid Talk with Admissions and Financial Aid   

The first step in the college process is to find your dream school. The next step is to start thinking about how to make that dream a reality. Sit down with representatives from the Admissions and Financial Aid offices and get all your questions answered. 

Please fill out the form below to register for our Fall Open House program.


Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.