For many of you this may be the first time you will be dealing with health care issues without the assistance of your parents, guardian or family. This can be a stressful transition.
We at Health Service can help you during this period of change by providing you with information and tools to make informed decisions and live a balanced life.
We are available for consultation if you have an illness or injury or if you simply have questions about your health, sexuality or life.
Counseling Services is also available and offer short-term consultations, psychotherapy, workshops and access to a consulting psychiatrist. They also provide referrals to off campus providers. Bard Counseling Service
Most services offered at Health Service are covered by the annual Student Health fee which includes Nurse Practitioner visits regardless of your insurance coverage.
FAQs for Parents/Guardians of Incoming Students
Dear Parent/Guardian of new Bardians,
We encourage you to explore our webpages for information about our services and policies. However, below are some of the most commonly asked questions about health services at Bard. There is also an FAQ section on the Insurance tab that addresses questions regarding health insurance.
In the event that you can’t find the answer to your questions below or our other pages, feel free to contact us by email or call our office during business hours.