Vassar Student Association


First Year Elections

Class of 2018 positions can provide you with the opportunity to make your voice heard and get involved.

Wed 9/10 12p - 9/17 12p - Filing.
Wed 9/17 5pm - Candidates Meeting
Wed 9/17 6p - 9/24 12p - Campaigning.
Wed 9/24 12p - 9/26 12p - Voting.
Wed 9/26 7p - Results Released, Retreat.

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About the VSA

Mission Statement

The VSA shall serve, represent, and promote the interests and welfare of the students of Vassar College. It shall encourage student representation and involvement in college decision-making and shall strive to enhance the quality of life and education for the students of Vassar College. It shall represent the opinions of the student body, serving as a communications conduit to the Faculty, Administration, Trustees, Alumnae/i, the local community and beyond. The VSA shall also sponsor, support, and be responsible for student organizations.

Meet the Executive Board

Academics Activities

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Coming to Council

Council convenes every Sunday at 7pm. Anyone is welcome to attend.

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VSA Committes

Much of the VSA's work is done in various committees. These committees discuss various issues dealing with campus, student, and academic life. All meetings (except for Finance) are open to all students.

Student Life: TBD

Operations:: TBD

Academics: TBD

Activities: TBD

Finance: TBD

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Building Hours


Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 12:00am
Friday: 8:30am – 10:00pm
Saturday: 9am – 10:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am – 12:00am
After Hours Space: Open Sunday-Thursday Only


Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am – 3:30 pm
Sunday: Closed


Monday - Thursday: 6:00am - 10:00pm
Friday: 6:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday-Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm


Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 3:30pm, 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Saturday - Sunday: 9:00am - 8:00pm


Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 11:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm – 11:00pm


Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed



Vassar offers a free shuttle bus service into Poughkeepsie, operated by the Leprechaun Lines company during the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Poughkeepsie, the Arlington neighborhood, and Dutchess County are home to Vassar College. This is where our students spend four significant years of their lives. It's where our neighbors and employees live, work, raise families, and serve the community.

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Offered by most departments for academic credit, field work enables students to examine the way the theories and the practical experiences of a particular discipline interact. It provides opportunities for observation and participation which are not ordinarily available in classwork. Depending on their academic interests, students undertake internships in a variety of organizations and agencies in the local community and other places.

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Today at Vassar

  • Catholic Mass
    5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Chapel Main Chapel
  • Guest Event: Pomerium
    3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Skinner Hall Mary Anna Fox Martel Recital Hall 'Music for Imperial Augsberg, 1518-1548.' The early music a cappella vocal group presents excerpts from Henricus Isaac's grand Missa Argentum et arum, Nicholas Gombert's Missa Sur toys regrets, and ceremonial motets by Isaac, Ludwig Senfl, and Thomas Crecquillon. During the reigns of Maximilian I and Charles V these works were, or can reasonably be assumed to have been, performed at the diets (general assemblies) of the prince-electors of the Holy Roman Empire. This program is being presented in conjunction with the opening of 'Imperial Augsberg, 1475-1540: Renaissance Prints and Drawings' at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, an exhibition on loan from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.A Dickinson-Kayden Event. Please note the concert takes place at Skinner Hall, not at the Art Center.
  • Exhibition: Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings 1475-1540
    1:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center Temporary Exhibition Galleries Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings 1475-1540The city of Augsburg in southern Germany enjoyed a cultural golden age in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries. Its artists created an astonishing range of work for the Habsburg court and the city's thriving market. The exhibition features prints, drawings, illustrated books, medals, and armor from Augsburg and addresses themes of religious devotion, moral conduct and everyday life, and art made for Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I. The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art.
  • Rugby (W) @ SUNY Cortland
    12:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Away Cortland, NY
  • Annual Ski Team Car Wash
    10:30 AM to 4:00 PM - Outdoor Space Lathrop Lot The annual Ski Team Car Wash is back! Bring your car down to Lathrop parking lot to have a group of talented skiiers wash, scrub, and shine your car to help raise money for our races.
  • Golf (W) @ Mount Holyoke Invitational
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM - Away Away
  • Tennis (W) Vassar Scramble
    9:00 AM to 6:15 PM - Outdoor Space Joss Tenn Cts-Varsity
  • VHP Art Show (Event canceled)
    9:00 AM to 11:00 PM - College Center 223-Multi Purpose Room
  • Freshman Families Weekend (Event canceled)
    8:00 AM to 8:00 PM - Students' Building 2nd Floor MPR
  • Tennis (M) @ ITA Tournament
    8:00 AM to 8:00 PM - Away Hobart College, Geneva, NY
  • Freshman Families Weekend (Event canceled)
    8:00 AM to 10:00 PM - College Center Villard Room


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