BGIA is a residential program. Students live in the de Hirsch Residence of the 92nd St YMHA, located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan close to Museum Mile and Central Park. Students are required to live in on-campus, unless living with family member in New York City or the tri-state area. Students take classes in the BGIA Suite conveniently located at 36 W 44th St. Suite 1011 in West Midtown Manhattan.
BGIA students represent a wide range of institutions of higher education in their home countries and in the US, including: Adelphi, Amherst, Bard, Boston University, Bowdoin, Brown, Bryn Mawr, Connecticut College, Converse, Cornell, Denison, DePauw, Duke, Emory, Guilford, Hampshire, Lafayette, Lewis & Clark, Macalester, Mt. Holyoke, Notre Dame, Oberlin, Ohio University, Quinnipiac, Reed College, Rochester University, Simon’s Rock, Swarthmore, Trinity, Tusculum, University of Arkansas, University of California – Berkeley, University of California -- San Diego, University of Chicago, University of Evansville, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, University of Minnesota, University of North Carolina, University of Pennsylvania, University of South Carolina, University of Western Ontario, Ursinus, Vanderbilt, Wesleyan, Wofford, Yale, and many more.
Each term BGIA brings together an exceptionally diverse group of students. Two-thirds of our student body is comprised of advanced undergraduates and one-third recent college graduates preparing for a career transition into international affairs in New York City or graduate or professional schools. BGIA students have come from Bangladesh, Brazil, Barbados, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guam, Hungary, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Montenegro, South Africa, South Korea, Kosovo, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela and others.
Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program 36 West 44th Street, Suite 1011, New York, NY 10036 Phone: 1.646.839.9262 Fax: 1.646.839.9264 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org