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 90%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 74.0%
Five-year graduation rate 78.2%
Six-year graduation rate 78.4%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Bac/A & S
Size: Number of Undergraduates 1,509
Endowment Assets $318,951,183
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
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 3.61
Admission Test Scores Policy Neither required nor recommended
Median SAT Verbal 630 (25th - 75th percentile = 580 - 680)
Median SAT Math 605 (25th - 75th percentile = 560 - 650)
Median SAT Writing 615 (25th - 75th percentile = 560 - 670)
Median ACT Composite 28.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 26 - 30)
Median ACT Writing 8 (25th - 75th percentile = 7 - 9)
Percent Admitted 61.4%
In-State Tuition and Fees $32,292
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $32,292
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $43,418
Average Net Price After Grants $24,172
Average Student Loan (all sources) $5,109
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.2%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 18.9%
% Underrepresented Minority 7.6%
% Black 3.8%
% Latino 3.7%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 2.2%
% White 82.9%
% Two or More Races 4.2%
% Female 50.9%
% Male 49.1%
% Age 25 and Over 0.3%
% Part-time 1.2%