School Overview

The University of the South is a Private, 4 years college located in Sewanee, Tennessee. Sewanee ranked 130th in Liberal Arts Colleges and 19th in Tennessee Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 1,800 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. Sewanee's acceptance rate is 60.00% last year (undergraduate school).
The University of the South is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address735 University Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383-1000
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of The University of the South is 60.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate60.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %

Tuition & Fees

Sewanee's 2022 tuition & fees is $49,418 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $18,243.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$49,418
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,243
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,800 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 243 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Sewanee has 1,716 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 84 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,800
Undergraduate Students1,716
Graduate Students84
Online Enrollment243

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs46 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification