Bennett College is sponsoring a virtual College Open House on March 13, 2021, 11 a.m. The College is inviting all high school and middle school students.
Interested prospective student may register at: http://beabelle.bennett.edu/springvirtualopenhouse
The Office of Admissions goal is to admit/recruit young women that are intelligent, talented and inspire to become strong female leaders. At Bennett you can look forward to engaging with respected scholars who provide transformative learning experiences to some of the nation’s finest students. As a graduate from Bennett you can look forward to joining the ranks of more than 7, 000 Bennett alumnae who make a significant contribution to our society. Now is the time for you to join our great “sisterhood”!
Bennett College is a small, private, historically Black liberal arts college for women. The College offers women an education conducive to excellence in scholarly pursuits; preparation for leadership roles in the workplace, society, and the world; and lifelong learning in a technologically advanced, complex global society. As a United Methodist Church-related institution, Bennett College promotes morally-grounded maturation, intellectual honesty, purposeful public service, and responsible civic action.
Bennett’s small size allows for a personalized college experience.
At Bennett, you are not just a student ID number, you are a woman we invest in and support as you navigate higher education and prepare for your career. Here, you will be personally welcomed by the College President on your first day, be taught by experienced faculty who get to know you and your learning style, engage with staff who link you to our many resources, and bond with other women of color working to become phenomenal scholars and global leaders. Bennett empowers you to lead, create your own path, gain life experience and become the woman you are meant to be.
Fast Facts about Bennett:
Faculty/student ratio of 7 to 1
Robust global studies program; more than 200 students have studied abroad since its launch
State-of-the-art TV and photography studios
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s only speech in Greensboro was in our Annie Merner Pfeiffer Chapel
First black woman president of a four-year U.S. college, Dr. Willa B. Player