Benedictine College

A Catholic, Benedictine, residential liberal arts college in Atchison, Kansas, sponsored by the monks of St. Benedict's Abbey and the sisters of Mount St. Scholastica, named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News World Report, The Newman Guide, and Colleges of Distinction Guidebook.

Benedictine College
Benedictine College (photo: Register Files)

1020 N. Second St.
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-5340

Enrollment: 1,980

Benedictine College Website

The Institution:

  • President's Oath
  • Catholic Board
  • Catholic Faculty
  • Mandatum Required
  • Theologians' Oath

Campus Culture:

  • Mass and Confession
  • Speakers Vetted
  • Unobjectionable Clubs
  • No Coed Dorms
  • Health Services Okay

School’s Comments:

Institution: Benedictine College is a mission-driven school launching a new generation of Catholic leaders. Since 2012, Benedictine College has built five new academic buildings, including a 100,000-square-foot science and engineering building, five new residence halls, four new chapels, a student recreation center and an observatory, as well as renovated every sports facility and added architecture, graphic design, banking, Great Books, STEM Fellows and honors programs.