Bennington, VT


33 Ratings

At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1932
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $50,100
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Town

Bennington, VT

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

15-Nov

Early App Deadline

January 3

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 60%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 17%
  • Application Fee
  • $0
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

93%

Top half of HS class

67%

Top quarter of HS class

35%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • N/A
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 59%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 17%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 711

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$50,100

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$14,520

room and board

$65,620

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$50,100

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$14,520

room and board

$65,620

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $23,697
  • $30-$48K
  • $26,525
  • $48-$75K
  • $21,196
  • $75-$110K
  • $34,645
  • $110 & UP
  • $43,407
Financial aid

85%

Receiving Financial Aid

18%

Receiving Federal Grants

50%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: January 3

Student Life

Student Body

711

Total undergrad enrollment

94

Total grad students

78%

Out-of-state

4%

In-state

18%

International
Students

  • 64%

    FEMALE

  • 36

    MALE
Organizations

30

Student Organizations

0

Fraternities

0

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

80%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 2%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 3%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 9%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 60%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

9:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

60

Total Faculty (Full-time)

Please verify all data with Bennington College before applying!

We use student reviews and the most current publicly available data on our school pages. As such, we don't typically remove or edit college information. Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Portions of college data include copyrighted material, which is reproduced on this website by permission of Wintergreen Orchard House, a division of Carnegie Communications. © 2009-2016 by Wintergreen Orchard House. All rights reserved.

Bennington College administrators: claim your school to add photos and details.