About Kenyon College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Kenyon College cost?

Kenyon College Cost of Attendance
In-state $51,540
Out-of-state $51,540
On-Campus Room and Board $12,130
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $28,192
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

Kenyon College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 62% $46,009
Federal Grants 10% $4,670
Pell grants 10% $4,360
Other federal grants $4,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 4% $1,630
Institutional grants or scholarships 54% $35,327
Student loan aid 30% $6,020
Federal student loans 30% $5,511
Other student loans 3% $18,532

Kenyon College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 129 Up to $600
Do community service 239 Up to $75

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Kenyon College Admissions

What is Kenyon College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 34%
Average GPA 4.04
SAT Submissions 53% of applicants
SAT Reading 640-730
SAT Math 620-730
SAT Writing 640-730
ACT Submissions 58% of applicants
Composite Score 29-33

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Kenyon College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1680
Living on campus
Transfer Students 3%
Under Age 25 99%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Two or more races, non-Hispanic
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Kenyon College Graduation Success


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About Kenyon College

Kenyon is one of the nation’s finest liberal arts colleges — a dynamic campus community in central Ohio where curiosity, creativity and an openness to new ideas are welcome. Students are challenged and supported by professors who are dedicated mentors as well as masters of their subjects. Opportunities to conduct independent research projects and study abroad abound, and alumni serve as professional mentors, connecting students to internships and job shadows.


Kenyon College
Gambier, OH

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Distant Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify