The Centre Experience
A life-changing global experience? Mentored research in the lab or in the field? Work and travel with Centre professors, and discover what's possible with our curriculum.
Why wait for graduation to start having an impact? Centre is a community of difference-makers, whether here on campus or around the world.
Expand your knowledge and your network through internship opportunities and Career Exploration Communities that prepare you for a purposeful career and meaningful life.
Explore Our Programs
We believe in big-picture learning—and so do today’s employers. A well-rounded liberal arts and sciences education prepares you to succeed and adapt in an ever-changing world.
You Can Afford Centre
$41MOver $41 million in Centre scholarships and grants awarded this coming year.
$40kAverage student aid given by Centre.
No.7Nationally ranked for merit scholarship awards.
The liberal arts and sciences curriculum has allowed me to explore multiple disciplines that interest me and make connections with people I may not have otherwise.
- Major + Year
- English class of 2023
- Louisville, KY
As an international student at Centre, I’ve had the opportunity to create a club that brings people together to celebrate and share my nation’s culture, food and festivals.
- Major + Year
- Computer Science/International Studies class of 2025
- Ahmedabad, India
For me, Centre has raised the bar in terms of what I can do both here and beyond through amazing connections to internships and more.
- Major + Year
- Behavioral Neuroscience class of 2023
- Franklin, TN
Schedule a Visit
Visit campus and see for yourself if Centre feels right for you. We would love to see you in-person, but if you want a sneak-peek, check out our virtual options.
Want to experience what it's like to walk around campus now? Take a virtual look around and learn more about Centre through this interactive tour.
Everything You need to know
Commencement Headquarters 2023
This is your one-stop shop for all things Commencement at Centre—from schedules, orders, and checklists to accommodations and live streams, it’s all here.
98% OF STUDENTS LIVE ON CAMPUS
Life at Centre
Living in a community with other bright and interesting students is the heart of the Centre experience. Relax with your roommate. Get coffee with a classmate. Hit the gym with a teammate.
Study Abroad & Away
Centre is a national leader in study abroad with 85% of students studying abroad at least once and 48% do so more than once. With over 30 international and US locations each year, all Centre students are guaranteed a study abroad or study away opportunity.
Gold and White in the Bluegrass
Centre is home to 25 NCAA Division III men’s and women’s teams that boast plenty of conference titles and post-season appearances. Plus, nearly three-quarters of students participate in intramural and club sports.