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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.

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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.

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George Ella Lyon
George Ella Lyon to Speak at Berea College Commencement

George Ella Lyon, Kentucky Poet Laureate for 2015-16, will speak at Berea College’s 2019 Commencement Ceremony, May 5 at 2 p.m.

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Berea College Student Shyeila Bowers Named a Newman Civic Fellow

Shyeila “Shy” Bowers, a junior at Berea College, is one of 262 students named as a Newman Civic Fellow for 2019-2020 by Campus Compact.

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Setting Sail: Berea Forestry Logs White Oak Trees for Ship Restoration

A writer, photographer, a history professor and tree-logger from all across the nation were brought to the small town of Berea Thursday afternoon for their one shared similarity in the interests of John Steinbeck and the restoration of The Western Flyer.

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Nobel Prize Comes “Home” to Berea

Berea College installed a Nobel Prize—won by alumnus John Fenn ’37, for his notable work in chemistry—in the new Margaret A. Cargill Natural Sciences and Health Building.

Berea Magazine Features

The myriad of directions Berea’s faculty have taken in Berea’s GSTR 110 courses is impressive. This video features Crime, Law and Justice, one GSTR 110 course where students process a crime scene and prepare their prosecution or defense in a mock trial before a jury. Explore more 110 topics such as preparing for the zombie apocalypse and emerging adulthood.