Students interested in applying to Bard High School Early College Baltimore, must attend one of our admissions Open House events to begin our application process. The Open House will include presentations from our principal, students, and faculty, along with a Q&A, a student writing assessment, and signup for interviews at a later date.

Admissions Open House Schedule for Students Applying for the 2020/2021 school year:
Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 5:30pm
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 10am
Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 5:30pm

Please make sure you register for the Open House beforehand.

DISABILITY ACCOMMODATIONS: If you have a documented disability and require accommodations please contact- Jenna Kadota, Admissions Manager, (443)642-5040, at least 3 days prior to your registered Open House date so that appropriate accommodations can be arranged.

All open house sessions take place at 2801 N. Dukeland Street, Baltimore, MD 21216. The open house will include a presentation, a Q&A, a student writing assessment, and sign up for an interview at a later date. This year, we are recruiting a 125 student 9th grade class and a select number of transfers into the 10th, Year 1, and Year 2.

The BHSEC Baltimore application process includes an individual interview and writing assessment. BHSEC seeks students who demonstrate academic ambition and intellectual curiosity.

If you have additional questions, please register to attend one of the school’s upcoming admissions open houses. Or, contact Jenna Kadota, our Admissions Manager, at