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 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.

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Elite and Affordable

Question: What do Harvard, Duke, Stanford, Princeton and Berea have in common? Answer: They were all named as the top five elite universities that also are the most affordable for low-income families.

Berea Magazine Features

Beans in the arms, sauerkraut in the bowels and the moon in Gemini—Appalachian gardeners have been using these Zodiac-based traditions for generations to plant their crops and plan their lives. Now, Berea agriculture and natural resources professor Dr. Sarah Hall is collecting an oral history across the region on this unique tradition.