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  • Kenyon College
    Gambier , OH 43022
    (740) 427-5000
    http://www.kenyon.edu/

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    Setting
    Town, distant from an urban area
    Enrollment
    1,632
    Full time
    1,619
    Part time
    13
    Men full time
    755
    Women full time
    864
    Mission Statement

    Kenyon is a private, residential liberal-arts college. The College offers exceptional programs, opportunities to collaborate with faculty, and the ethos of a small and welcoming community.

    Kenyon College More Information

    Type of School
    Four or more years , Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation
    None
    Highest degree offered
    Bachelor's degree
    Calendar
    Semester
    Distance learning opportunities
    No

  • Kenyon College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (740) 427-5776
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 7,076
    Admitted 1,704
    Enrolled 498
    Admitted % 24%

    Kenyon College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Recommended
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Kenyon College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 69%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 640
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 740
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 610
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 690
    Students submitting ACT 46%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 28
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 32

    Kenyon College Diversity

    American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 6%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 3%
    Hispanic 4%
    White/Non-Hispanic 79%
    Non-Resident Alien 4%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 3%
  • Kenyon College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $43,900
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $43,900
    Books and Supplies $1,900
    On-campus room and board $11,170
    Off-campus room and board -

    Kenyon College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 64%
    Receiving Federal Grants 10% , $4,198 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 59% , $27,729 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 34% , $5,226 on average
  • Kenyon College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor
    Women's Studies 2
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Biochemistry 6
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 22
    Molecular Biology 8
    Neuroscience 5
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 68
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 9
    Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 26
    French Language and Literature 4
    German Language and Literature 3
    Spanish Language and Literature 9
    HISTORY Bachelor
    History, General 31
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 12
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor
    International/Global Studies 25
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 11
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor
    Philosophy 16
    Religion/Religious Studies 4
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 4
    Physics, General 11
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor
    Psychology, General 40
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Anthropology 11
    Economics, General 37
    Political Science and Government, General 36
    Sociology 20
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
    Dance, General 2
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 14
    Film/Cinema/Video Studies 6
    Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 14
    Music, General 5
  • Kenyon College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline January 15
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline January 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due January 15
    SAT Subject score report due January 15
    College will notify student by April 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline February 15
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about May 15
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by June 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline November 15
    College will notify student of early decision by February 1
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date April 15
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms April 15
    College will notify student of transfer decision by May 15
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based on 6 reviews
  • Linda - Pinto, MD

    My brother attends a less expensive school where the student activities and amenities are much better. He has free laundry in the dorm, kitchens in every dorm, food services open late at night, great dorm lounges and lots more university planned… more read full review

    My brother attends a less expensive school where the student activities and amenities are much better. He has free laundry in the dorm, kitchens in every dorm, food services open late at night, great dorm lounges and lots more university planned student activities. I have to pay for laundry which is not in the same building, I had to wash my dishes in the bathroom sink because there's not even a sink or microwave in the building , the dorm lounges are terrible and no one hangs out there so it's very isolating, the one place to get food on campus closes early and we are in the middle of nowhere and our library is even awful. read full review

  • henry from bronx, ny

    their application process was free and effortless! i haven't even graduated from high school yet, but they've been so wonderful to me already. they've sent me free gifts and a handwritten card welcoming me to the school! read full review

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