Benedictine College in Atchison, KS - Catholic Liberal Arts Education

Benedictine College: Where Greatness Begins

Learn how our mission launches students who are transforming the world through intellectual, personal, and spiritual greatness.

COVID-19 Response: In this difficult time, our college community has taken many steps in unity with the world effort to combat the spread.

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Hope (and fun!) from homebound Ravens across the nation during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Visit our Campus

In person visits to our beautiful campus are back, in full compliance with state and county regulations!

  • Coach Larry Wilcox is celebrated for his 300th win

    Coach Wilcox Announces He Will Retire

    Benedictine College head football coach Larry Wilcox announced that the 2020 season will be his last as the Ravens head coach.

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  • BCYC Early Bird Registration

    Early Bird discounted registration is open for our summer youth camps! Come to the week-long academic faith camps BCYC Immersion and the new BCYC Leadership, or join us for the large-scale BCYC Encounter weekend conference.

    BCYC Immersion

    BCYC Encounter

    BCYC Leadership (NEW for 2021)

  • Faith & Beauty in Italy

    Join us in Italy next summer! From June 13-23, 2021, take a travel adventure designed especially for alumni, parents and friends of the college and led by one of our outstanding professors.

    More About the Trip

  • Get Your MBA - On or Off Campus

    For three years, our on-campus MBA courses have been available to distance learners through live online class sessions. Check our flexible start dates and get your MBA, on or off campus!

    About the MBA Program

  • Memorare Army - 2,020 for 2020

    Join Benedictine College’s Memorare Army to pray for end of the pandemic, the health of our students and a successful opening in the fall.

    Join the Memorare Army

50 Majors, Pre-professional Programs and Master’s Degrees

Undecided? Take our quiz and identify possible majors based on your strengths, interests and aptitude.

News & Events

See our information page for updates regarding Benedictine College's response to the global Novel Coronavirus situation.

Ravens & Races

More Raven Traditions

Benedictine College students and alumni are bound together across many years by storied community traditions like the Homecoming Bed Races.

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Devotion at Mary’s Grotto

Our Faith Life

Mary's Grotto is a central location for devotion to our Mother, through personal prayer and reflection, or as a community.

Newman Guide  Recommended

Newman Guide Recommended College

Benedictine College's excellence in faithful Catholic education has led us to be recommended in every edition of The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College since it began publication.

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Passionate for Discovery

See Available Degrees

Do you want to research water life in a creek? Study great works of literature? Design a building? A world of discovery awaits.