Financial Aid

Bard College Berlin does not distinguish between domestic and international students. All B.A. and Academy Year students who demonstrate financial need are eligible to apply for financial aid, regardless of nationality. Please note that Bard College Berlin is only able to award financial aid for tuition, not for the on-campus fee or for other living costs.

Am I eligible to apply for financial aid?

First-Year B.A. Applicants*


Transfer B.A. Applicants


Academy Year Applicants


Project Year Applicants


*Except for students who have already completed an undergraduate degree.

Applying for Financial Aid and Scholarships

To apply for financial aid and scholarships, please complete a Financial Statement and submit it to the Financial Aid Office. 

Financial Statement (coming soon)

Download Financial Statement Guidelines

Download Financial Aid Renewal Form (for current students)

Please note that the financial aid renewal deadline is April 1, 2017.


Students applying for financial aid and scholarships should submit their Financial Statement by the deadline stated for their chosen application plan.

Application  Plan

Application / Financial Aid Application Due


Deposit Due

 Early Action/
Spring Transfer

 November 1

 End of December

 May 1

Regular  Decision/
Fall Transfer

 January 1

 End of March

 May 1

 Late Admission 

 May 1

 June 1

 June 15