Vassar is a global campus with a global reach. We have established partnerships with the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda, University of Edinburgh, and IIT Bombay to advance higher education in the liberal arts through knowledge exchange, convenings, and co-development of novel educational programming.
Join Vassar College and its global partners in Rwanda, India, and Scotland to discuss strategies for inclusive leadership through the liberal arts. Learn from leaders in education, business, and culture, and hear from a special guest speaker who will share his insights on the value of liberal arts education.
2430 Faculty 369 Student:Faculty 8:1 Average AID Award $55K Majors 50 Varsity Teams 27 This is Vassar Vassar is fueled by an abundant energy, a creative force, a curious spirit, propelling our pursuits, hobbies, studies, and artistic endeavors. As we feed off one another’s energy, we further ignite our own fascinations.
Vassar College (/ ˈ v æ s ər / VASS-ər) is a coeducational private liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie Town, New York, United States. Founded in 1861 by Matthew Vassar , it was the second degree-granting institution of higher education for women in the United States.
Vassar College was selected by the Institute of International Education (IIE) to receive an IIE American Passport Project grant! This grant has enabled 25 Vassar students to obtain a U.S. passport and support their study abroad journeys. Find out more! Study abroad is an important component of Vassar’s liberal arts education.