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Your future, front and centre.

Personal, supportive, enriching experiences鈥攁 Centre education focuses on you.

Learn why Centre is the place for you

The Centre Experience

Becoming a Centre student includes study abroad for all, participation in hands-on research or internships locally and around the world, community engagement and the chance to engage with alumni and industry leaders as part of our career readiness program.
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Experiential Learning

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.

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Community Engagement

Why wait for graduation to start having an impact? Centre is a community of difference-makers, whether here on campus or around the world.

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Career Readiness

Expand your knowledge and your network through internship opportunities and Career Exploration Communities that prepare you for a purposeful career and meaningful life.

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Explore Our Programs

We believe in big-picture learning鈥攁nd so do today鈥檚 employers. A well-rounded liberal arts and sciences education prepares you to succeed and adapt in an ever-changing world.

You Can Afford Centre

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Being a Grissom Scholar not only provided the means for me to attend college, it鈥檚 also given me resources to make higher education less daunting and more accessible. I have found a network of people who understand what it means to be a first-generation student.
Hailey Finch
History & English, class of 2024, Grissom Scholar
  • $41M
    Over $41 million in Centre scholarships and grants awarded this coming year.
  • $40k
    Average student aid given by Centre.
  • No.7
    Nationally ranked for merit scholarship awards.

Student Voices

Emma Peterson

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As an Atkins Scholar, I have loved the opportunity to research Asian-American communities in the U.S. South. The stories and experiences of the people I interviewed has been my favorite aspect.

Major + Year
Politics, class of 2025
Hometown
Lebanon, KY

Erik Backstrom

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At Centre, I've found that studying philosophy is not only interesting to me but also forces me to expand my way of thinking, which will greatly benefit my goal to attend law school.

Major + Year
Philosophy, class of 2025
Hometown
Nashville, TN

Meg Ralston

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My study abroad trip to Ghana was a life-altering experience that allowed me to grow personally while studying education in the local grade schools.

Major + Year
Chemistry, class of 2026
Hometown
Louisville, KY

 

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Congratulations, you鈥檙e in!

Admitted Students

We鈥檙e excited you鈥檙e considering Centre to be your college home this fall and ready to help you prepare for day one. Here are some resources to help you get started with what's next.

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Experience Campus

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.

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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.

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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.

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Gold and White in the Bluegrass

Athletics

Centre is home to 25 NCAA Division III men鈥檚 and women鈥檚 teams that boast plenty of conference titles and post-season appearances. Plus, nearly three-quarters of students participate in intramural and club sports.