Sewanee-The University of the South

General Information

Website www.sewanee.edu
Address 735 University Avenue
City Sewanee
State TN
Zip 37383-1000
Locale Rural: Distant

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 91%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 75.8%
Five-year graduation rate 79.0%
Six-year graduation rate 79.2%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Bac/A & S
Size: Number of Undergraduates 1,631
Endowment Assets $374,301,967
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Athletic Conference Southern Athletic Association
Accrediting Agency Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Net Price Calculator Website www.collegecostcalculator.org/sewaneetheuniversityofthesouth
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 0%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.62
Admission Test Scores Policy Recommended
Median SAT Verbal 625 (25th - 75th percentile = 580 - 670)
Median SAT Math 605 (25th - 75th percentile = 560 - 650)
Median SAT Writing 620 (25th - 75th percentile = 570 - 670)
Median ACT Composite 28.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 26 - 30)
Median ACT Writing 7.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 7 - 8)
Percent Admitted 60.3%
In-State Tuition and Fees $35,756
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $35,756
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $47,970
Average Net Price After Grants $25,414
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,083
Median earnings 10 years after entry $38,200
Median debt of completers $19,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 1.3%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 20.5%
% Underrepresented Minority 8.8%
% Black 4.8%
% Latino 4.0%
% Native American 0.0%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 1.9%
% White 82.4%
% Two or More Races 3.9%
% Other 3.0%
% Noresident Aliens 3.0%
% Female 50.6%
% Male 49.4%
% Age 25 and Over 0.2%
% Part-time 1.1%