What is the application deadline?
Bennett College adheres to a rolling admissions practice, which means that the College will continue to accept applications until the class is full.
What is the required minimum GPA and SAT/ACT for admission?
GPA of 2.5 or better. SAT/ACT are required but there is not a set score you must have on the test.
If I have questions about the application process, who do I contact?
Please contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-413-5323 and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are campus tours and information sessions available? If so, do I have to make an appointment in advance?
Yes, please click here to schedule a tour.
Is there a visitation day for prospective students?
We host Fall and Spring Open Houses every semester. Other events include Belle Beginnings which is held every April.
How do I apply for financial aid?
You must complete a FAFSA Form for Financial Aid, our FAFSA code is 002911.
What are Bennett College’s strongest academic areas?
Our top majors are Biology, Business Administration, Journalism/Media Studies, Psychology and Social Work.
Does Bennett have internships, cooperative study opportunities or study abroad for its students?
Yes, Bennett offers internships, cooperative study opportunities, and study abroad.
How long does it take to graduate?
Our curriculum is designed for 4 years of study; however, internships and study abroad opportunities may increase your time at Bennett.
What is the student-to-faculty ratio?
9 to 1.
Is housing for students guaranteed?
Yes, it is guaranteed. Students are required to live on campus their first 2 years.
Is a ROTC program available?
Yes. The ROTC Program is available through the Triad Consortium Program.
Will the college accommodate special needs such as diets, medications, psychological counseling, etc.?
Please contact the Office of Disability Services to discuss your personal needs.
How safe is the Bennett College’s campus?
Bennett College is a very safe campus. According to an article in Yes Weekly Magazine, BackgroundChecks.org rated Bennett College #2 as the safest campus in North Carolina. http://yesweekly.com/bennett-college-ranked-no-2-in-2016-list-of-the-safest-colleges-in-north-carolina/