We know you have questions. On this page, you’ll find fast facts about academics, campus life, and the Vassar community.
Many of our upper-level classes have fewer than 10 students.
All classes are taught by professors, not teaching assistants or graduate student instructors.
are employed, in school, or pursuing a fellowship/volunteer experience.
At Vassar, you’ll be encouraged to collaborate across differences and to celebrate the diversity of backgrounds and experiences that make up our community. Here, your voice will be valued and you will be empowered to make a difference.
by the Class of 2026
Our campus is 1,000 acres and is maintained as an arboretum with over 200 species of trees. The campus includes the Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve, a nine-hole golf course, Sunset Lake, the Shakespeare Garden, an observatory, and the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.