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Sewanee-The University of the South

Sewanee, TN, USA
4.13 Average Rating
Sewanee-The University of the South is a private liberal arts college based in Sewanee, Tennessee. It is operated by the dioceses of the Episcopal Church. Swanee has a partnership with Yale University which allows students to conduct research for a semester at the Ivy League institution in Connecticut. The school is a member-institution of both the Annapolis Group and Oberlin Group.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Protestant Episcopal
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Rural
In State Students
17%
Out of State Students
79%
0
100
47%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 15, 2019
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019
Other January 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,778
Total Number of Undergrads
1,702
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
0
100
72%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
77%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$34,001
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$45,120
Out-of-State Tuition
$45,120
0
100
86%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
84%
Average Aid Per Year
$21,168
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
191
Size of Town
Rural: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Nashville
Atlanta
Chattanooga
Washington
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
67%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,500
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What Students Are Saying

4.13 Average Rating
sewanee is a beautiful place that becomes a home away from home for every student that attends. we are a family, and we pride ourselves on academic rigor, active students and campus life, and plenty of opportunities to make your mark on the world. we thrive on the best and the brightest, and if you give us your all, we will give it right back and then some. this place will make you who you were meant to be.
Chelsea from Columbus, GA
This school is beautiful beyond words. The students are offered a rigorous course of study from some of the best professors in the country. Overall, the best school for me!
Memphis, TN

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