News at Bennett

Bennett College Nationally Ranked for Alumnae Giving

Bennett College is No. 2 on a U.S. News and World Report ranking released Tuesday of historically black colleges and universities where alumni contribute the most.

"Our Alumnae population is small in number but our time at Bennett gave us life-changing experiences and formulated lifelong Sister friends,” said Deborah Love, president of the Bennett College National Alumnae Association. “Our desires are that... Read More

Bennett Selects Phyllis Dawkins As Its New Provost

Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, a seasoned academician at Cheyney University, has been appointed the new provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Bennett College. She is scheduled to begin her tenure at Bennett on December 1... Read More

Bennett College/UNCF Hosts 21st Annual Golf Tournament

The 21st Annual Bennett College/United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Golf Tournament is set to tee off on Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Bryan Park Golf Course in Browns Summit, NC.

The tournament will feature a diverse group of... Read More

Miss Bennett College Serves in Many Roles as She Pursues Her Degree

This year, Kee’Aera Hood became one of the busiest students at Bennett College. She is a full-time student, member of multiple extra-curricular activities and a mother. In addition to her those roles, she now serves as Miss Bennett College for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Hood, a native of Indian Trail, North Carolina says she never anticipated on running for Miss Bennett.

“I thought... Read More

International Student Attends Bennett College Through Thomas Jefferson Scholar Program

Bennett College has a new Belle by way of Tunisia thanks to the U.S. Department of State’s Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program. Joining the Bennett College family this year is Mahacen Ben Zid, freshman majoring in international... Read More

Bennett Calendar

Nov 25

Thanksgiving Holiday

Residence Halls Close at Noon

Nov 29

Thanksgiving Holiday Ends

Residence Halls Open at Noon

Dec 3

Last day of Fall Classes

Dec 4

Reading Period

Dec 7-10

Final Exams

Dec 11

Winter Break Begins

Residence Halls Close

Jan 4-5

Faculty/Staff Institute

Jan 6-8

New Student Orientation, Academic Advising and Course Registration

Jan 11

Spring Semester Begins

Jan 14

Convocatum Est

Mar 19

Spring Open House

9am to 2pm