No-Tuition Promise

Berea awards a no-tuition promise to every enrolled student. This 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.

World-Class Education

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.

Latest News

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Berea College Welcomes Public to 2019 Opening Convocation

The public is invited to join the entire Berea College community in marking the beginning of the 2019-20 academic year at the College’s Opening Convocation on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at 3 p.m. in the Seabury Center. The program is free.

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Berea Named One of the Best 385 Colleges in the Princeton Review’s 2020 Guide

The Princeton Review has once again included Berea College in its just-released publication of The Best 385 Colleges: 2020 Edition.

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Berea College Nursing Program Named No. 1 Best Value in Kentucky

Berea College has been ranked by Nursing Explorer as the best-value RN program, taking the No. 1 spot out of 39 programs ranked in Kentucky.

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Berea College Science Building Gains LEED Green Building Gold and FSC Certifications

The newly-built Margaret A. Cargill Natural Sciences and Health Building (MAC) has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) gold certification and full project certification by the Forest Stewardship Council.

Berea Magazine Features

For the 2019-20 academic year, Berea is welcoming its most diverse faculty cohort in the College’s history. Learn more about the early pioneers in diversifying Berea’s faculty, such as Catherine A. Scott ’69, and the way their experiences and knowledge have shaped the Berea experience for generations of students.