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Barnard College
New York, NY
LOCATION AND SETTING
New York Population 8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Environment Very large city
Campus Size 4 acres
Weather
Temperature 24.9 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
Rain 119 rainy days per year
 
Getting Around
Campus Map  
Nearest Airport 7 mile(s) from campus in New York City
Nearest Bus Station 4 mile(s) from campus in New York City
Nearest Train Station 4 mile(s) from campus in New York City
HOUSING
College Housing College offers housing to students
Types of Housing Women's dorms, disabled student housing, fraternity/sorority housing
Students in College Housing 99% of freshmen, 91% of all students
Housing Requirements  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting 9%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available
SECURITY
24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices Available
24-Hour Security Patrols Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances Available
Other gated campus with permanent security posts
PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
Health Service Offered
Personal Counseling Offered
Child Care Not offered
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SPORTS AND RECREATION
Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Lions
School Colors Columbia blue and white
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
Sport WOMEN MEN
Offered Scholarships Given Offered Scholarships Given
Archery x      
Basketball x      
Crew x      
Cross-Country Running x      
Fencing x      
Field Hockey x      
Golf x      
Lacrosse x      
Soccer x      
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x      
Tennis x      
Track And Field x      
Volleyball x      
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SPORTS AND RECREATION - continued
Club Sports
Women's Club Sports equestrian sports, ice hockey, rugby, sailing, skiing (downhill), water polo
Men's Club Sports  
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sports archery, badminton, basketball, equestrian sports, ice hockey, rugby, sailing, soccer, squash, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, water polo
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
Activities and Organizations choral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, music theatre, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook
Sororities 10% of women participate
Fraternities  
ROTC Army ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus