Berea College offers a high-quality education to academically promising students with limited economic resources. It awards every student a Tuition Promise Scholarship so that no Berea student ever pays tuition. Berea is the first interracial and coeducational college in the South and consistently ranks among the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges.
Berea’s educational experience provides students with the knowledge and skills to navigate the world successfully. The College provides a challenging yet supportive learning environment. Whether in the classroom, attending a Convocation, interning, studying abroad, or linking work with academic goals, the educational experience is truly like no other. Students have experiential learning opportunities in and out of the classroom.
The Berea experience nurtures intellectual, physical, aesthetic, emotional, and spiritual potentials and with those the power to make meaningful commitments and translate them into action.