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Our Mission: Experiential Education

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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.

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Brevard's History

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Student Profile

Brevard College does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran’s status and prohibits such discrimination by its students, faculty, and staff. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in college programs and in use of facilities without such discrimination. The College also complies with all applicable federal and North Carolina statutes and regulations prohibiting unlawful discrimination. All members of the student body, faculty, and staff are expected to assist in making this policy valid in fact.

Continued Commitment to Divestment from Fossil Fuels

Brevard College wants our core values to be living values. Faculty, students, and staff seek to own our actions and participate in opportunities to improve the world.  Brevard College is excited to publicly acknowledge the continued commitment to environmental sustainability by confirming our policy to divest in fossil fuel stocks.  In 2015, Brevard College became…

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Brevard College Successfully Holds 168th Commencement Ceremony In-Person

Following an academic year that presented unprecedented challenges, Brevard College successfully executed the 168th commencement in the college’s history on Saturday, May 8 at Ives-Lemel Family Field on the BC campus.  A grand total of 135 college graduates walked across the stage to receive their reward – a Brevard College diploma. “The most significant recognition…

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Transfer to Brevard Made Easy for Psychology Students

Students studying Psychology at North Carolina’s community colleges can now seamlessly transfer to Brevard College to complete a bachelor’s degree. The new opportunity for transfer students comes from an articulation agreement that was signed in April by N.C. Community College System (NCCCS) President Thomas Stith and North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) President Hope…

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Important Policy Announcement

Dear Brevard College Community, I am writing to share our plan to implement a policy that will require the COVID-19 vaccination for all students, faculty, and staff so that we can resume some reasonable semblance of pre-pandemic campus life at Brevard College. Looking ahead, we know that COVID-19 vaccinations are our best way back to…

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