School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of The University of the South and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
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

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of The University of the South is 52.01% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.01%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate52.01 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.01 %

Tuition & Fees

Sewanee's 2023 tuition & fees is $51,146 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 3.50% compared to the last year's rate ($49,418).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $18,280. The graduate tuition increased by 0.20% compared to the last year's rate.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$51,146
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,280
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,704 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Sewanee has 1,613 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 91 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,704
Undergraduate Students1,613
Graduate Students91

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Sewanee offers 47 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Sewanee
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs47 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification