Kenyon College: Ranking & Review

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Gambier
rank
United States
rank
World
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13671234
Top 8%

Kenyon College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate34%32%35%
Applicants5,6032,4493,154
Admissions1,8967831,113
Enrolled undergraduates453198255
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,677741936

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores202
Percent of students submitting SAT scores45%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
685
Math
676

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores308
Percent of students submitting ACT scores68%
ACT Composite
31
ACT English
32
ACT Math
28

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Kenyon College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$69,180$69,180
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,280 and other expenses per full academic year.

Kenyon College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,790 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$51,540$51,540
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,020$2,020
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,601$1,601

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences116116
English Language and Literature & Letters6060
Visual and Performing Arts5959
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4747
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3737
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3232
Psychology3131
History2222
Physical Sciences1919
Philosophy and Religious Studies1515
Mathematics and Statistics1010
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total448448

A total of 448 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Kenyon College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%86%95%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%

General info

Founded1824
MottoMagnanimiter Crucem Sustine
Valiantly bear the cross
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff650
Instructional FTE211
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.kenyon.edu
AddressKenyon College
Gambier, Ohio, 43022
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population2,000
Phone7404275000
Fax+1 (740) 427 5770

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