Total Enrollment 1,543
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 11 : 1

Sewanee: The University of the South
735 University Avenue, Sewanee, Tennessee 37383-1000
(931) 598-1000

Academic Mission Sewanee educates men and women for an ever-changing world by developing their general intellectual capacities, especially the capacity to continue learning. Immersed in a myriad of glorious details - sonnets and sonatas, experiments and graphical representations, primary sources and historical narratives, grammatical declensions and ephemeral forest ponds - students explore who they are and who they wish to become while expanding their abilities to question, reason, understand, and explain. The details of their studies demand great patience, and the details do matter, but primarily as the vehicles of the learner's journey. Led by faculty who already know the more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities Study abroad
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Protestant Episcopal
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus Setting Rural: Distant
Disability Services Student 3% or less
Yearly Application Deadline Application Deadlines Early decision: November 15 Early Action: December 1 Early decision II: January 2 Regular decision: February 1 Transfer admission: April 1 for fall semester, December 1 for spring semester
Admissions Office Phone (931) 598-1000
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address The University of the South 735 University Avenue Sewanee, TN 37383-1000
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $45

In order to be accepted to Sewanee: The University of the South, you should have:

  • A High School GPA
  • A High School Record
  • Completed a college prep course
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
Sewanee: The University of the South SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 570
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 690
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 580
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 670
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 560
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 670
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 26
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 30
ACT English (25th Percentile) 25
ACT English (75th Percentile) 32
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 24
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 29
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