learn in order
to Serve


Students using a bunsen burner Experiential Learning and Academics

Our Mission: Experiential Education

in front of jones library

At a

Students smiling in class Experiential Academics

Message From the President

Brevard College is an experiential, liberal arts college located in the mountains of Western North Carolina, near Asheville. The United Methodist college has roots in three regional schools, dating back to 1853, that merged at the current campus location in the town of Brevard in 1933.

Today, Brevard College is known for its mission that is rooted in experiential teaching and learning. The 120-acre campus—located in a small, mountain town—offers a safe and comfortable learning environment for over 750 students.

Students in climbing gym

Mission & Vision

student sitting by tent

Our History

student smiling

Contact Us

Basketball player and coach



Academic quad aerial

Campus Map

Student Profile

Brevard College Ready to Keep Students, Faculty and Staff Safe

With the Fall 2020 semester just days away, Brevard College is prepared for the arrival of students with a comprehensive set of COVD-19 protocols to keep the campus community safe.   Students will begin arriving on campus on the first of a series of move-in dates on Monday, August 10 with the first day of classes…

Read More →

Commencement Announcement

To our 2020 Graduates, The safety and wellbeing of our students, faculty, and staff has always been a priority in all of our decisions. Given the limitations and precautions of North Carolina’s status and current phase restrictions along with the logistics of having guests and students return to campus, we cannot in good faith have an…

Read More →

Indoor Facilities at Brevard College Currently Open to Students, Faculty and Staff Only

Brevard College is diligently preparing for the arrival of students and the start of the Fall 2020 semester with comprehensive COVID-19 protocols. In an effort to make the campus as safe as possible for the upcoming semester, indoor facilities at Brevard College will be open only for students, faculty and staff until further notice. While…

Read More →

Local AAUW Chapter Shows Generosity in Difficult Times

Recognizing the difficult economic times facing students, The Brevard Chapter of the American Association of University Women recently gave $6,000 to support deserving, local female students at Brevard College. These funds continue an effort that began in 1985 when the local chapter created an annual scholarship at the college. “The women of AAUW have helped…

Read More →


Undergraduate Teaching

U.S. News and World Report


Student to faculty Ratio


Average Class Size