School Overview

The University of the South is a Private, 4 years college located in Sewanee, Tennessee. Sewanee ranked 122nd in Liberal Arts Colleges and 13rd in Tennessee Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 1,820 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 60.26% 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 60.26% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.90%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate60.26 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.90 %

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 1,820 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Sewanee has 1,735 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 85 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,820
Undergraduate Students1,735
Graduate Students85

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs47 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