Bennington’s campus is known for its expansive beauty, distinctive architecture, and rich history. Named one of the most beautiful campuses in the country by The Princeton Review, the College is also celebrated for its vibrant intellectual community and engaging classroom experience:
- Most beautiful campus
- Dorms like palaces
- Class discussions encouraged
- Best classroom experience
When You Visit
You'll meet and talk with students, faculty, and staff. You'll get a personalized, student-led tour of the campus. You'll enjoy a lunch in the Dining Hall or Student Center as our guest. And if you visit during the fall or spring term, you’ll get to sit in on a class that interests you. Use our online calendar to select a day to visit, and begin planning your day.
Located in the buzzing and picturesque southwestern tip of Vermont, Bennington borders New York’s capital district and the culture-rich Berkshire region of western Massachusetts. The College is a short drive to its southern neighbors Williams College, The Clark Art Museum, and MASS MoCA and to the shopping, outdoor adventure, and literary offerings just to its north in Manchester, Vermont.