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Berea College

107 Jackson St, Berea, KY 40403-1749
+1 859-985-3145
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Beautiful and wonderful place

Berea college is a historical institution. First to accept African-Americans, women, and every... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Sherry M
via mobile
Quite a surprise

We had wanted to visit Berea KY for some time to see all the art. We stopped by the college to... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Lewis W
Venice, Florida
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107 Jackson St, Berea, KY 40403-1749
+1 859-985-3145
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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

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 Feesa J
Reviewed 14 November 2016

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

Thank Bette P
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...More

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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.