News at Bennett

Summer Camps at Bennett Introduce Students to Entrepreneurship, The STEMS, Theatre and Much More

This summer, Bennett College offers students who attend the Summer Camp the opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship, science, theatre and much more.

The college is offering five summer programs including... Read More

Bennett College Ranked No. 15 in College Choice's 2016 Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Bennett College in Greensboro placed No. 15 in College Choice’s ranking of the best historically black colleges and universities of 2016. The ranking... Read More

Bennett College Awarded Donation Totaling $724,000 During Annual Gathering

Many alumnae came together at Bennett College this weekend reminiscing about life at Bennett College, trading stories on the college’s traditions and rekindling bonds formed during their early years in college.

The group also came together to raise funds for the college. More than... Read More

Bennett Ranked as One of the Best Women's Colleges in the United States

Bennett College made College Choice’s list of the 40 Best Women’s Colleges in the United States on Tuesday. Bennett College was ranked No. 25 on College Choice’s list of the 40 best women’s colleges. Read More

2016 Graduate of Bennett Featured in Made in Greensboro Blog

Kadrien Wilson, 2016 graduate of Bennett College, was featured recently in an online blog called Made in Greensboro which highlights — the entrepreneurs, the artists and the community builders in Greensboro. The blog focuses on the next generation of leaders. Made in Greensboro is an initiative of Action Greensboro, a nonprofit that champions projects aimed at enhancing the city’s quality of life, civic engagement, and educational advancement. Click on this link to see the full feature on Kadrien Wilson or click here to view.

Holland Provides Graduates at Bennett with Road Map to Wealth Building

LaShawne Holland prepared graduating seniors for their financial future on Saturday by not only giving them a $500 voucher to take a course on financial literacy, but sharing with them... Read More

Watch Commencement Weekend Live on Bennett Youtube Channel

If you can't attend events this Commencement Weekend at Bennett College, don't worry. Tune in live to Bennett College’s YouTube Channel compliments of the Department of Journalism and Media Studies. If you have trouble accessing the link, you can go directly to the Bennett College YouTube Channel...Read More

Publications and Videos

Watch another great episode of "The Weekly Ring" featuring Bennett College and our host Deidra Burton, journalism major. In this week's episode see highlights of the HBCUgrow LEAD Conference, National Walking Day and the play "Up All Night." This episode also includes an interview with Dr. Valerie A. Johnson, Mott Distinguished Professor of Women's Studies and Director, Africana Women's Studies, about the screening of the movie "No, the Rape Documentary" by Aishah Shahidah Simmons. "The Weekly Ring" is produced by the Bennett College Office of Communications and the Department of Journalism and Media Studies. Submit news and information for the "The Weekly Ring at

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Bennett Calendar

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Final Examinations

May 6

Residence Halls Close for Non-Graduating Students

May 6

Baccalaureate Services

May 7

Commencement Services

May 8

Summer Session I Starts

May 10

ADD/DROP Period Begins

May 12

Last Day to ADD/DROP Courses

May 29

Memorial Day -No Classes

June 12

Last Day of Class

13 - 14

Final Examinations

June 19

Summer Session II Starts

June 21

ADD/DROP Period Begins

June 23

Last Day to ADD/DROP Courses

July 4

Independence Day –No Classes

July 24

Last Day of Class

25 - 26

Final Examinations