Centre welcomes the Class of 2024

Centre College welcomed 352 members of the Class of 2024, coming from 50 Kentucky counties, 31 states and eight countries. While a number of international students may be studying remotely, if you were to Zoom into the households of the class, you might hear one of 26 different languages spoken in those homes, including Tibetan,

Princeton Review distinguishes Centre among nation’s best 386 colleges

Centre College has been included in 2021 edition of The Princeton Review’s “Best 386 Colleges"— a distinction the College has received for several consecutive years. Only about 14 percent of the 2,800 four-year colleges and universities in the United States are profiled in the book. The schools are selected based on data collected from administrators

Commencement 196 by the numbers

Three hundred and twenty-seven seniors were granted degrees at Centre College’s 196th Bicentennial Commencement, held on Sunday, May 19, at the Norton Center for the Arts. The Class of 2019 leaves a legacy of impressive accomplishments and countless life-changing experiences on campus and across the globe. As we bid them farewell, here’s a final look

What’s Next for the Class of 2019?

On the day of their graduation from Centre, the Class of 2019 participated in the What’s Next? campaign, an eagerly anticipated feature of Commencement day. The new alumni shared their post-graduation plans, as they now join the 97 percent of Centre alumni who either attend graduate school or are employed within a year of graduation. While their post-Centre pursuits vary,

Centre’s first-generation college students boast nation-leading graduation rates, success

As a slew of recent national rankings attest, Centre College students are an impressive and hardworking bunch. One group that continually amazes is Centre's first-generation college students, who make important campus contributions and maintain an outstanding graduation rate. Over the past three years, the number of "first-gens," as they are often called, has steadily increased

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