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Kenyon College

Gambier, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate34%

About Kenyon College

Kenyon College is a private, nonprofit college in the rural area of Gambier, Ohio. Kenyon College was founded in 1824. The college enrolls around 1,885 students per year, including 1,885 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Kenyon College

It is extremely difficult to get into Kenyon College. The acceptance rate at Kenyon College is 34%. In 2022, 2,784 out of 8,116 total applicants were accepted.

Kenyon College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 34%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 62%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 23%

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Kenyon College is located in Gambier, Ohio, near Columbus.

If you are interested in seeing Kenyon College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 71 to Gambier, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Glenn Columbus International.

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College Info

106 College Park Drive Gambier, OH 43022

Campus Setting: Rural

Kenyon College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Kenyon College is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Kenyon College is Apr 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Kenyon College is a member of the Coalition for College.

More than an application, the Coalition provides free tools and resources to help students through the college admissions process, beginning as early as 9th grade.

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Kenyon College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1360 - 1470


Math SAT Range

660 - 750


Reading SAT Range

680 - 750

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Wondering what life at Kenyon College is like? There are approximately 1,885 students enrolled at Kenyon College. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 14% percent are from OH and 86% percent of students are from other states.


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