Kenyon College Overview

Student population

AddressKenyon College
Gambier, OH
School Websitewww.kenyon.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Kenyon College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Gambier, Ohio that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 6,152 students applied to Kenyon College. Of those students, 2,204 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Kenyon College was $53,830, in addition to fees of $2,100. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Kenyon College.

Kenyon College has a 87% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Kenyon College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Kenyon College acceptance rate is 36%. To put this into perspective, 2,204 of the 6,152 students who applied to Kenyon College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Kenyon College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Kenyon College had an SAT score between the range of 1,280 and 1,470. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Kenyon College was between 29 and 33 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Kenyon College as part of their application.

Kenyon College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Kenyon College, the tuition for in-state residents is $53,830. Combined with fees of $2,100, room and board costs of $12,510, other expenses of $1,440 and the $1,900 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $55,930 in tuition.

Students at Kenyon College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Kenyon College was $5,524 last year, with 9% of students being awarded federal aid.

Kenyon College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Kenyon College.

Kenyon College has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 78% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 10% of students come from in-state and 12% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Kenyon College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Kenyon College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
PSYCHOLOGY
HISTORY
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES

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