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Berea College

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Address: 107 Jackson St, Berea, KY 40403-1749
Phone Number: +1 859-985-3145
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Its been a good 4 years

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Feesa J
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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 :)

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Denton,TX
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a free musical concert that was a wonderful cultural experience representing the area. Beautiful old buildings, too!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Berea, the town, is intertwined with Berea College and it's somewhat difficult to distinguish one from the other. We were quite fortunate to happen upon some students who were most gracious and gave us a wonderful history of the college and their involvement with the community. The campus is simple beautiful including the many buildings which are incorporated into the... More 

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Knoxville, TN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our group had arranged a tour of the college with the tourist office at the old train depot. Interesting that this college does not charge tuition. Just room and board. Highly recommend the log cabin craft center and the weaving building behind it. We felt very welcomed at both places.

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Longmont, CO
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were on the way to Lexington and decided to check out where my husbands Grandparents were from. The college area is very pretty. We arrived around 4pm so everything was closed up. If you are in the area it is worth checking out.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, United States
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dropped our son off to start his 1st year at Berea! Beautiful Campus, amazing history and great staff. Couldn't have asked for a better College for our son to attend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My daughter is a freshman here! I absolutely love this school, it is Christian based and tuition free!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful college town. There are artisans all over the city. If you want a genuine piece of art this is the place. It's also the home of Warren A May a mountain dulcimer maker. I purchased one of his dulcimer a this summer. Very talented area, extremely friendly. I'd love to live here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Wonderful college! Beautiful campus. Looks like a great place for students to work, learn and prepare themselves for a terrific future!

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Thank Susan B
Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

What every college in this country should be patterning the curriculum after. Berea College is second only to Harvard in endowments and alumni donations.

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