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 for Regular admission
- GPA of 2.0 or better for Emerging Scholar admission
- SAT/ACT scores have been waived for the 2021-2022 academic school year
If I have questions about the application process, who do I contact?
Please log into your PURL page and contact your assigned admissions counselOR. You may also reach Admissions at 336.370.8624 or by email at email@example.com.
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 a Fall and Spring Open House event every semester. In addition, we host special events throughout the entire year and invite students to participate in virtual sessions with their assigned Admissions Counselor.
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?
7 to 1.
Is housing for students guaranteed?
Housing is offered on a first come first serve basis. Space is limited, so students are encouraged to pay their enrollment fee (one time $150 for new students) and housing deposit ($100 each year) as soon as possible, to secure a spot.
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/