Benedict College is located in the heart of Columbia, South Carolina, the State's capital city. The campus occupies approximately one hundred acres of land. Approximately twenty acres lay within an area bordered by Taylor, Harden, Laurel and Oak Streets, and is referred to as the "Main Campus." A ten-acre area of College facilities is located east of Oak Street, bordered by Taylor, Oak, and Richland Streets, as well as Two Notch Road. Approximately sixty acres have been designated for a new athletic complex off Two Notch Road. The ten-acre area and the new sixty-acre site are referred to as the "East Campus." The English Meadows Apartment Complex for students occupies ten acres north of the campus off Farrow Road. The College also owns the Bentley Courts and Courtyard West Apartments. Presently, there are more than thirty-five buildings on the combined campuses.
Five categories of building usage on the main and extended campuses enable the College to operate programs and activities designed to achieve its purpose of Teaching, Research, and Service. The categories of usage are as follows: Academic, Administrative, Residential, Student Support, and Maintenance.