Graduates celebrate at graduation


Commencement & Mid-Year Recognition Celebrations

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Commencement Rehearsal (Attendance Expected)Friday, May 33:30pmSeabury Arena
Nurses' Pinning CeremonySunday, May 58:30amPhelps Stokes Chapel
BaccalaureateSunday, May 510:30amPhelps Stokes Chapel
Luncheon for Graduates & GuestsSunday, May 511:30amMountaineer Dining (Alumni Building)
CommencementSunday, May 52:00pmSeabury Arena
livestream the Berea College graduation ceremony
Livestream the Ceremony

For those celebrating from afar, enjoy a livestream of the ceremony.

Berea College Class of 2009
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Non-trad student graduation

Graduates will be provided a link to high-resolution downloadable photos in the weeks following the ceremony.

Frequently Asked Questions

For Guests

GPS Location

The College is located near the center of the city, where Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region meets the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Berea is located 42 miles south of Lexington, Ky., just off Interstate 75.

The Haaga House Admissions Office is located at 209 Chestnut St., Berea, KY 40403.

Traveling by car

The driving time from Louisville, Ky., Knoxville, Tenn., or Cincinnati, Ohio is slightly more than two hours.

If traveling north on I-75, take exit 76 and turn right to proceed east on KY-21. Proceed approximately one mile until you reach campus.

If traveling south on I-75, take exit 77 and turn left to proceed southeastward on KY-595. At the second traffic light turn right on Walnut Meadow Pike (KY-595) and continue past the Kentucky Artisan Center for approximately two miles until you reach campus.

Visitor Parking

The interactive campus map will have information about which parking lots are available to visitors. Visitor passes are required and may be obtained for free at the Office of Public Safety, which is located on the first floor of the Woods-Penniman building. Vehicles parking on campus at any time without a properly displayed decal or pass are subject to citations.