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Kenyon College

Gambier, OH, USA
3.47 Average Rating

Kenyon College is a liberal arts school and the oldest private college in Ohio. The college has maintained its affiliation with the Episcopal Church since its founding. Kenyon College is rated as having the “most selective” admissions process and Forbes named the school #9 in the Midwest. The Matriculation Book is signed by every student who attends Kenyon College, and the book has been around for over 100 years.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
11%
Out of State Students
83%
0
100
27%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 32
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1335
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 15, 2018 January 15, 2019
Fall Regular Decision January 15, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,677
Total Number of Undergrads
8
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
89%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
89%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$31,704
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$49,220
Out-of-State Tuition
$49,220
0
100
100%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
54%
Average Aid Per Year
$36,168
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
164
Size of Town
Town: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Washington
Columbus
Chicago
Boston
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.47 Average Rating
The college creates a community atmosphere that is inviting to everyone. The courses are tough, but you do not take them alone and there is no sense of competition between students. Also, one of the most beautiful campuses in world.
Ryan from St. Louis, MO
Kenyon College is a phenomenal leading liberal arts college renowned for its tradition of literary study, but also known for it's strength in the humanities and sciences. It is located in a small village in rural Ohio, Gambier. It's a small school which allows for personalized teaching and a strong sense of community.
Alex, CA

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