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The University of the South

The University of the South is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Sewanee, TN. The 2019 average net price at The University of the South is $34,564. Acceptance rate is 65.17%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,785.

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Location: Sewanee, TN
Student Body: 1,785
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.sewanee.edu
Acceptance Rate: 65.17%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 65.17%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $42,706
Grad Tuition: $17,568
Room and Board: $12,880
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $272
Average Net Price: $34,564
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 477
  • Men / Women Ratio: 230 / 247
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 21
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Social Sciences: 23%
  • English Literature: 12%
  • Psychology: 11%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 9%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 9%

Academic Programs

The University of the South offers 47 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Social Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsThe University of the South offers 40 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsThe University of the South offers 4 Master's Degree Programs
English Literature
Doctorate Degree ProgramsThe University of the South offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Certificate ProgramsThe University of the South offers 2 Certificate Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 77%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 78%
  • 1st Year Retention: 88%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $45,300
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,785
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 81%
  • Hispanic Students: 6%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%