At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1857
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $38,816
  • Selectivity
  • More Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Episcopal Church
Location and setting

Rural

Sewanee, TN

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

15-Nov

Early App Deadline

February 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 44%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 12%
  • Application Fee
  • $0
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

93%

Top half of HS class

65%

Top quarter of HS class

34%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • N/A
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

More Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 43%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 12%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 1,731

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$38,816

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,200

books and supplies

$12,100

room and board

$52,116

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$38,816

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,200

books and supplies

$12,100

room and board

$52,116

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $13,203
  • $30-$48K
  • $15,875
  • $48-$75K
  • $20,042
  • $75-$110K
  • $25,533
  • $110 & UP
  • $35,101
Financial aid

85%

Receiving Financial Aid

15%

Receiving Federal Grants

35%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: February 1

Student Life

Student Body

1,731

Total undergrad enrollment

84

Total grad students

79%

Out-of-state

17%

In-state

4%

International
Students

  • 53%

    FEMALE

  • 47

    MALE
Organizations

100

Student Organizations

12

Fraternities

9

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

92%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 2%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 4%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 6%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 82%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

10:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

174

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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