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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.

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Admission & Financial Aid

A Vassar education opens minds and doors.

Facts & Stats

Students
2441
Faculty
355
Student:Faculty
8:1
Average AID Award
$56K
Majors
51
Varsity Teams
27

These figures are for the 2019/20 academic year.

Athletics

The College announced that for the spring 2021 semester, it will move forward in allowing pre-approved, supervised off-campus student travel for organized activities. Learn more.

Campus Life

We at Vassar are committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a strong and inclusive campus community.

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The Arts

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.

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