57%

Acceptance Rate

$36,533

Avg.Financial Aid

003682

FAFSA Code

About Bennington College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

811

Website

www.bennington.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Location & Contact

Address

One College Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8024425401
Fax: 8024425401
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

15th Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

57%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Recommended

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$34,227

Average Annual Cost

$53,160

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$700

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$15,610

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,800

Total One Year Cost

$73,270

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

73%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

17%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Visual and Performing Arts, General

26 Graduates

Literature

24 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

23 Graduates

Music

14 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

12 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

8 Graduates

Dance

7 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

7 Graduates

Architecture

6 Graduates

Psychology, General

6 Graduates

Anthropology

5 Graduates

Biology, General

5 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

5 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

5 Graduates

Graphic Communications

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Political Science and Government

4 Graduates

Economics

3 Graduates

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

3 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis

3 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

2 Graduates

Computer Science

2 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

2 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

2 Graduates

Community Organization and Advocacy

1 Graduates

Education, General

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

735

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

20%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

36%

US National: 44%

Female

64%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

59% White

6% Unknown

4% Black

10% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

17% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

76%

Out Of State

3%

In State

21%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$77,880 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$8,460/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $7,150/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$7,150/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

8

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$29,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$27,000

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$280 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$36,533

Students Receiving Federal Grants

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,517

Students Receiving State Aid

3%

Average Aid Per Year

$442

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$34,915

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$51,237

$30K - $48K

$49,371

$48K - $75K

$46,182

$75K - $110K

$41,271

> $110K

$28,176

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,090,687

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