Bethel College

Bethel College Community

Vibrant and Diverse

Bethel College in Kansas is like a big, friendly family. The community here is close-knit, supportive, and welcoming. With a long history of academic excellence and strong values, Bethel College focuses on personal growth, community involvement, and learning. In small classes, you’ll really get to know your teachers and classmates, making the learning experience friendly and engaging. The campus is diverse, and students are encouraged to appreciate and learn from different perspectives and backgrounds. Whether you’re working on group projects, joining clubs, or helping out in the local community, Bethel College is all about cooperation and a shared love of learning.

Newton and North Newton, Kansas

The Bethel College Community Extends Beyond the Borders of Campus

Bethel College is in North Newton, Kansas, right next to Newton. Newton is a town of around 18,000 people, located 30 minutes north of Wichita, the biggest city in Kansas. Newton started in 1872 as a railway town and has a long history connected to the railroad.

Newton is a great place to live, with quiet neighborhoods and lots of activities for kids and teens. The town has a mix of historic buildings and new businesses, showing a sense of pride and growth. People in Newton value good education, healthcare, and safe neighborhoods, making it a great place for families.

North Newton, with about 1,500 residents, is just north of Newton on Highway K-15. It’s mainly a residential area and is home to Bethel College. The town has a peaceful, small-town feel, making it a great place for students to live and study.

Bethel College and the surrounding communities of Newton and North Newton create a wonderful environment for students to thrive academically and personally. Whether on campus or off, you’ll find a welcoming and supportive community ready to help you succeed.