About Berea College


The unique combination of factors which distinguish Berea includes:

  • Washington Monthly magazine selected Berea College as their top-ranked (#1) Liberal Arts College in 2011.
  • Each student receives the equivalent of a full-tuition scholarship worth $20,900, or $83,600 over a four-year period.
  • Nationally recognized labor program in which all students participate
  • Serves the Appalachian region and the commonwealth of Kentucky.
  • Best collection of resources gathered over nearly a century, documenting the Southern Appalachian region
  • Multiple Compton, Fulbright, Truman, Udall, and Watson fellowship winners.
  • Listed in Princeton Review’s “The Best 371 Colleges” in 2009.
  • National recognition for innovative and outstanding service learning.

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