Discover the notable alumni of Bard College. The list includes people like Chevy Chase, Olivia Wilde, Tom Ford, Adrian Grenier & Adam Yauch. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, musicians, fashion, singers and dancers etc.
Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model
Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
08 October 1943, American
Comedian, Actor

Tom FordTom Ford
27 August 1961, American
American fashion designer

Adrian GrenierAdrian Grenier
10 July 1976, American
Actor, Producer, Director

Adam YauchAdam Yauch
05 August 1964, American
Musician, Singer

Donald FagenDonald Fagen
10 January 1948, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist
Walter BeckerWalter Becker
20 February 1950, American
Guitarist, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Jazz

Jordan BridgesJordan Bridges
13 November 1973, American
Actor

Lola KirkeLola Kirke
27 September 1990, British, American
Film actress

Gia CoppolaGia Coppola
01 January 1987, American
Director
Matt TaibbiMatt Taibbi
02 March 1970, American
Journalist

Todd HaynesTodd Haynes
02 January 1961, American
Film director
Chris ClaremontChris Claremont
25 November 1950, British, American
Writer

Alexandra WentworthAlexandra Wentworth
12 January 1965, American
Actress

Richard M. ShermanRichard M. Sherman
12 June 1928, American
Songwriters
Herb RittsHerb Ritts
13 August 1952, American
Photographer, Film director

Carolee SchneemannCarolee Schneemann
12 October 1939, American
Artist, Choreographer, Painter, University
Jonathan RosenbaumJonathan Rosenbaum
27 February 1943, American
Film critic, Journalist

Anthony HechtAnthony Hecht
16 January 1923, American
Poet, Writer

Robert Bernard ShermanRobert Bernard Sherman
19 December 1925, American
Songwriter
Albert J. NockAlbert J. Nock
13 October 1870, American
Author

This reputable private liberal arts college in Annandale-on-Hudson was first named St. Stephens College when it was founded in the year 1860. The aesthetically pleasing campus that overlooks the Hudson river and the varied architectural styles make Bard College a sight to behold. This undergraduate college was the first in the nation to offer courses pertaining to Human Rights, providing the students with a major in that field. Bard holds a great reputation for its Bachelor of Arts and Science, with 23 departments and over 40 programs and 12 interdisciplinary concentrations, it is ranked the 38th best liberal arts college in the US. Not just that, Bard College is also gaining grounds by the number of celebrities that are now changing the course of the world, who once walked through the halls of this prestigious college. Bard is also home to a number of student groups like Self-Injury Support and Discussion, Brad Film Committee, Queer Stude3nt Association, which help lay the foundation for an empowered lifestyle. The college is also known for its various sports-related associations like Bard College Ruby Football Club that centres on both men’s and women’s team. Established names like Blythe Danner, Jeff Preiss, Ellen Parker, and Michael Tolkin are few of the long lists of Bard College alumni that who are currently making great big waves in different walks of life. Here are everything and more about the Bard College Alumni that you probably never knew about- read on to find out!