- Vassar Veteran Nicholas West ’21 talks about his Non-Traditional Route to Higher Ed in Forbes.
- Vassar history professor Maria Höhn talks about acknowledging the contributions of Black WWII veterans with the Detroit News.
- Chronogram magazine touts Alumnae House as a “house of a thousand treasures” and a “welcoming hearthstone.”
- EuropeNow, published by the Council for European Studies, highlights Vassar's many efforts to address forced migration.
- Movie producer Jason Blum '91 talks about "horror with a message" on the New Yorker Radio Hour.
Academics & Faculty
Choose from 48 departments and programs, 51 majors, plus the Independent Program (interdisciplinary “design your own” major).
The Vassar faculty is a diverse community of scholars, artists, writers, scientists, musicians, and thinkers. Learn more about the faculty and their teaching and research interests.
- Admissions & Financial AidA Vassar education opens minds and doors.
Facts & Stats
- Average AID Award$52K
- Varsity Teams 23
- These figures are for the 2018/19 academic year.
We at Vassar are committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a strong and inclusive campus community.
There are over 1,000 campus-wide events annually. You will find arts-related events sponsored by the departments of Art, Music, Dance, Drama, and Film; exhibitions and events at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, the Palmer Gallery, and the Archives and Special Collections Library; and summer performances at the Powerhouse Theater.