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 86%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 75.6%
Five-year graduation rate 78.1%
Six-year graduation rate 78.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Bac/A & S
Size: Number of Undergraduates 1,620
Endowment Assets $336,524,119
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference 368
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 3.59
Admission Test Scores Policy Recommended
Median SAT Verbal 640 (25th - 75th percentile = 590 - 690)
Median SAT Math 620 (25th - 75th percentile = 580 - 660)
Median SAT Writing 615 (25th - 75th percentile = 570 - 660)
Median ACT Composite 28.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 26 - 30)
Median ACT Writing 7.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 7 - 8)
Percent Admitted 58.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $34,714
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $34,714
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $46,530
Average Net Price After Grants $25,994
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $3,610
Median Federal Aid Amount Borrowed by Undergraduates $17,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.8%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 20.3%
% Underrepresented Minority 7.6%
% Black 4.2%
% Latino 3.5%
% Native American 0.0%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 1.8%
% White 83.6%
% Two or More Races 4.2%
% Female 52.0%
% Male 48.0%
% Age 25 and Over 0.4%
% Part-time 1.5%