Bennington College

General Information

Website www.bennington.edu
Address One College Drive
City Bennington
State VT
Zip 05201-6003
Locale Town: Distant

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 80%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 56.1%
Five-year graduation rate 67.0%
Six-year graduation rate 67.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Bac/A & S
Size: Number of Undergraduates 775
Endowment Assets $33,798,841
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website www.bennington.edu/admissions-aid/financing-your-education/tuition-and-fees/net-price-calculator
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 0%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen -
Admission Test Scores Policy Neither required nor recommended
Median SAT Verbal -
Median SAT Math -
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite -
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 60.0%
In-State Tuition and Fees $50,100
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $50,100
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $68,420
Average Net Price After Grants $32,667
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,913
Median earnings 10 years after entry $29,500
Median debt of completers $25,200
Federal Loan Default Rate 2.8%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 19.4%
% Underrepresented Minority 12.2%
% Black 2.4%
% Latino 8.8%
% Native American 1.0%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 2.0%
% White 60.4%
% Two or More Races 5.2%
% Other 20.2%
% Noresident Aliens 14.9%
% Female 65.9%
% Male 34.1%
% Age 25 and Over 1.3%
% Part-time 4.1%