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Health and Wellness

At Bennington, there are a number of resources to help ensure the health and well being of all members of the community.

The Office of Student Life helps you navigate Bennington’s vibrant campus life and take advantage of the many resources available to you. Staff are available to help you get information, guidance, and support on non-academic matters and we provide 24-hour emergency coverage for students. You are welcome and encouraged to stop into the office for assistance, to offer ideas or suggestions, to learn how to connect with other offices or organizations on campus.

Campus Safety

Campus Safety officers are available to students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and are good people to know; they’ll let you into your room when you’re locked out, let you check out a key to various spaces on campus, and assist you in an emergency. Find our Consent Policy, Cleary Report, and other key safety measures.

Health & Psych Services

Both Health Services and Psychological Services are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They are conveniently located in Commons, the central campus building that also houses the Dining Hall and Post Office.

Disability Accommodations

Bennington provides reasonable accommodations to otherwise qualified students with documented disabilities when such accommodations are requested and necessary to ensure equal access to programs and facilities.

In An Emergency

  • Emergency: Dial x767 (SOS) from a campus phone. (Do not call 911, as this will actually delay the emergency response).
  • Non-emergency: Dial x0 from a campus phone.
  • Email: campussafety@bennington.edu
  • Hours: Open with officers on duty 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.