- President Bradley addresses U.S. healthcare policy and the rationing of health care in Newsweek.
- Pediatrician Dorothy Novick ’87 considers what to do about children whose parents fall ill with COVID-19 in the Philadelphia Inquirer.
- Bryan Ruby ’19 shares the frightening tale of traveling in Peru as the coronavirus spread in the Poughkeepsie Journal.
- James Robinson ’97 on grieving the loss of touch in the face of the pandemic in the Forward.
- Ishaira Nieto Rosas ’14, studying medicine in Cuba, is a part of the COVID-19 effort.
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.
- Admission & 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.