Bennington now offers two options for applying to the College: the Common Application and the Dimensional Application.
For the Common Application, we require:
We encourage, but do not require:
- An interview with an admissions counselor
- Supplementary materials
- Test scores, such as the SAT or ACT
For the Dimensional Application, we require you to demonstrate:
The way you do this is entirely up to you.
- The ability to articulate original ideas or insights
- A record of academic achievement
- A capacity for growth
- Contributions to your classroom and community
- Intrinsic motivation
As a final step in the admissions process:
- Candidates being considered for admission will be invited to interview with a member of the admissions committee.