1,450
Students
Financial aid thermometer
33,516
Avg. Financial Aid
Very Selective
Admission Difficulty
76
76%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Centre College is a 4-year institution located in Danville, KY, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 600 West Walnut Street
Danville, KY  40422-1394
United States
Contact Mr. Bob Nesmith
Dean of Admission and Student Financial Aid
Email: admission@centre.edu
Phone: 859-238-5350
Fax: 859-238-5373

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Physiological Psychology/psychobiology Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology And Anthropology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,454
Applied
1,873
Accepted
1,450
Enrolled
76%
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Female Admissions

1,294
Females Applied
1,009
Females Accepted
78%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,160
Males Applied
864
Males Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.63
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 15th March 31st
Early decision plan November 15th December 15th
Other early decision plan December 1st January 15th
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 590 680
SAT Math 580 730
ACT Composite 29 26 31

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

41,700
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Fees

10,480
Room & board
5,240
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

33,516
Avg. Financial Aid Package
34,441
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
19,485
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,615
Avg. Loan Aid
22,457
Avg. Grant Aid
30,467
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
86%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
32%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,450
Total undergrad students
7%
International Students
44%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.48%
Black or African American 4.72%
White or Caucasian 73.35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.21%
Asian 4.72%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 3.12%
Other 1.18%

Gender

Male (48.9%)
Female (51.1%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 98%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Carnival and Family Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Centre Action Reaches Everyone, Student Activities Council, Christian fellowship group and Diversity Student Union

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

137
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 129
Part-time - 8
Male - 75
Female - 62