600 W. Walnut Street Danville, KY 40422 859-238-5350
About Centre College
  • Year of Foundation 1819
  • Size of Campus 115 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian (U.S.A.)
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 1,130
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 39%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $39,000
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,214
Centre College is a private liberal arts college in Danville, Kentucky, USA, a community of approximately 16,000 in Boyle County south of Lexington, KY. Centre is an exclusively undergraduate four-year institution with an enrollment of approximately 1,325 students. Centre was founded by Presbyterian leaders, with whom it maintains a loose affiliation, and officially chartered by the Kentucky General Assembly in 1819. The College is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South. Centre College is a private liberal arts college in Danville, Kentucky, USA, a community of approximately 16,000 in Boyle County south of Lexington, KY. Centre is an exclusively undergraduate four-year institution with an enrollment of approximately 1,325 students. Centre was founded by Presbyterian leaders, with whom it maintains a loose affiliation, and officially chartered by the Kentucky General Assembly in 1819. The College is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 55%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Diversity Student Union, French Society, Hispanic Society, International Student Association, Muslim Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Student Activities Council (SAC), Carnival, Homecoming, Spring Sing
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 49%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Beta Beta, Gamma Sigma Alpha, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Sigma Iota, Rho Lambda, Pi Sigma Alpha, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Pi Sigma
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Centre Christian Fellowship, Centre Catholic Community, Westminster Fellowship, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Young Life
  • Other on-campus organizations 12%
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Lexington, Kentucky (35), Louisville, Kentucky (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Louisville, Kentucky (80)
  • Distance to nearest bus Lexington, Kentucky (35)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 12%
  • Number of students using college housing 93%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (31%), women's dorms (34%), men's dorms (19%), sorority housing (4%), fraternity housing (5%), apartment for single students (6%), special housing for disabled students (0%), special housing for international students (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 4%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 73%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 45
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 9%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 31,802
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 221,636
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 120
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 0
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,360
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,800
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 52,684
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Online Course Registration Available N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 24%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kentucky)
  • Employed Students after 1 year 60%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kentucky)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 55%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs National City Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Corporate Executive Board, Humana, Alltech, AFLAC, Summit Energy, JET Programme, AC Nielsen Bases, First Investors, New York Life
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village