“Kenyon always feels fresh to me. Even within the close-knit community, you never know when you’re going to meet your next favorite person.”

S. Rida Zaneb '25, a math major from Pakistan, on finding her community at Kenyon

Kenyon celebrates 200 years.

As Kenyon enters its third century, take a nostalgic stroll down Middle Path in this video with archival narration by Paul Newman ’49.

A community connected by purpose

A community connected by purpose

  • Four Kenyon graduates have been awarded Fulbrights, and a returning student was named to the Fulbright UK Summer Institutes.

  • The College serves as a finish line and overnight stop for many Pelotonia cyclists raising money for cancer research — some of it conducted by Kenyon students.

  • The editors and staff of the Kenyon Review recommend dynamic and absorbing summer reads.

  • Through a job shadow with set decorator Rosemary Brandenburg ’78, a film major experienced the ins and outs of a professional production.

  • U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Bridget Brink ’91 delivered a keynote address during Bicentennial Reunion Weekend about the war in Ukraine and how her liberal arts education prepared her to serve on the front lines of democracy.

We read “Beowulf” and “Beloved,” study the structure of the ecosystem and the universe, debate questions of justice and raise our voices in assent.

  • Choose from more than 50 majors, minors and concentrations.

  • One of the big questions we ask in public health is not ‘How do l treat one person?’ but ‘How do I treat millions of people and ensure these things won’t happen again?’

    Ubongabasi Asuquo ’23 Biology major
  • 100% of young alumni surveyed say they learned to write better at Kenyon.

  • Kenyon ranks eighth in the country (ahead of every Ivy) for the proportion of STEM grads to earn a doctorate in the field.