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Berea College

107 Jackson St, Berea, KY 40403-1749
+1 859-985-3145
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What an absolutely beautiful place

To understand the history and services this college provides just amazes anyone who takes the time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christina G
Crestwood, Kentucky
via mobile
Celebrate diversity

"Since its founding in 1855, Berea College’s scriptural foundation, “God has made of one blood all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Owensboro, Kentucky
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107 Jackson St, Berea, KY 40403-1749
+1 859-985-3145
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To understand the history and services this college provides just amazes anyone who takes the time to learn about the college that runs the town. The campus is beautiful and to know all the students attend for free is just beyond belief... The pride they...More

Thank Christina G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

"Since its founding in 1855, Berea College’s scriptural foundation, “God has made of one blood all peoples of the earth” (Acts 17:26), has shaped the institution’s culture and programs. Founder John G. Fee, an ardent abolitionist, asserted that Berea was founded “in the midst of...More

Thank eachdayagift
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Berea college is a historical institution. First to accept African-Americans, women, and every child goes tuition free. Students are accepted would wide. The shops and town is great

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had wanted to visit Berea KY for some time to see all the art. We stopped by the college to just get an idea about it. My thought was it was another small expensive liberal arts school, but was very pleasantly surprised. I came...More

Thank Lewis W
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Berea College is in many ways too good to be true. Slow, Southern pace, top rated educators, gorgeous campus, meticulous groundskeeping, and one of the best engineering and maintenance staff in the business!! Unlike the larger University to the north, where winning basketball games is...More

Thank gadgetguy11
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This university has a rich history. With a $1.2 billion endowment, students attend free. They are required to do community projects and many of them are studying to be artisans. The campus is beautiful, nestled in a small town with many shops and artist studios....More

1  Thank RMK4
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Our daughter graduated from Berea with an excellent education. But we benefited by learning so much about the history of the school. Berea is located in a small college town that is safe, has tons of opportunities, to see and purchase crafts both by students...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Berea College has a beautiful campus. In the fall the color is outstanding. Loved our tour. Nice southern Hospitality with a bit of a arts lovers flair.

Thank Benny P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This college was begun by Rev. Fee before the Civil War for both African Americans and white students and both men and women equally from Appalachia. All students work 10 to 15 hours per week and graduate virtually debt-free. Their family income must be below...More

Thank Dutch45
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

BC has taught me so much about others, the world, and myself. I have developed connections that will last a lifetime as well as find what i really want to head towards in life. I will graduate as a Technology and Applied Design major :)

Thank Felicia J
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Pamela J
17 February 2015|
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Response from wandaellene | Reviewed this property |
Pamela. Sorry, I don't know that chapel, so I have to refer you to the person above and their answer to contact the college. I personally used Chapel in the Woods in TN, and could not recommend it higher. It was perfect.