Bennington College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Bennington, VT, Bennington College is one of the best universities in the state of Vermont. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Bennington College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Bennington College.

1 College Drive Bennington, VT 05201
Phone: (800) 833-6845
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Bennington College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 112
Score: 49
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.9
Graduation and retention ranking: 157
Average freshman retention rate: 85.5%
6-year graduation rate: 61.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 74%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -13
Faculty resources ranking: 97
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 84.4%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 9:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 86.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 100
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1180-1380
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 31%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 80%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 61.5%
Financial resources rank: 49
Alumni giving rank: 150
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 22.4%

Essential Facts: Bennington College

Bennington College History

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 98%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 85%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 39%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory
Collegiate athletic association: N/A
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, yearbook