Berea awards a no-tuition promise to every enrolled student. Our Tuition Promise Scholarship means students never pay tuition. Without the financial burden of tuition, students are free to follow their dreams after college without the burden of costly student loans.
Students receive a high-quality education, which includes work experience, a paid internship, affordable study abroad, and a free laptop that is theirs to keep at graduation. Visit our Admissions site for more information.
Diverse magazine writer LaMont Jones Jr. visited Berea’s campus to learn more about Carter G. Woodson’s Appalachian roots and how Berea College is continuing his legacy today.
Berea College, widely known for its no-tuition policy, is one of the nation’s best colleges for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review®.
A recent article published by U. S. News & World Report included Berea among selective colleges where students are eager to apply, be accepted and attend.
“CBS This Morning: Saturday” featured Berea College in a broadcast about the rising cost of attending college on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019. The show highlighted Berea’s unique no-tuition policy as a model to curb that national trend.