Sewanee: The University of the South
#1056 Desirability Rank

Sewanee: The University of the South

Liberal arts university in Sewanee, Tennessee

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Sewanee: The University of the South, commonly known as Sewanee , is a private Episcopal liberal arts college in Sewanee, Tennessee. It is owned by 28 southern dioceses of the Episcopal Church and its School of Theology is an official seminary of the church. The university's School of Letters offers graduate degrees in American Literature and Creative Writing. The campus consists of of scenic mountain property atop the Cumberland Plateau, with the developed portion occupying about .

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,191

Acceptance

56%

Graduation Rate

77%

Median SAT Score

1245

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$44,784

Fees (in-state)

$272

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$17,277
30K-48K$15,686
48K-75K$24,851
75K-110K$30,313
110K+$38,820

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

735 University Avenue, Sewanee TN 37383-1000

What is Sewanee: The University of the South known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#371 World Rank
Religious Studies
#840 World Rank
Literature
#1086 World Rank
Business
#700 World Rank
History
#864 World Rank
Philosophy
#1648 World Rank
Biology
#1735 World Rank
Political Science
#879 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2516 World Rank
Computer Science
#1494 World Rank
Psychology
#2404 World Rank
Mathematics
#2596 World Rank
Chemistry
#2814 World Rank
Physics
#2157 World Rank
Sociology
#5062 World Rank
Economics
#2791 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Sewanee: The University of the South's Most influential alumni?

Sewanee: The University of the South's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Literature, and Business. Sewanee: The University of the South’s most academically influential people include Paul Harris Boardman, Frank Juhan, and John Shoop.

Paul Harris Boardman

American film producer and screenwriter

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Frank Juhan

American football player, bishop

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John Shoop

American football player and coach

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Joe Wiegand

American political consultant and Theodore Roosevelt impersonator

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Mark Bourlakas

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Frank Allan

Bishop

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Anson Mount
Anson Mount

American actor

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Robert Tatum

Mountain climber

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Thompson Buchanan

American novelist and playwright

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James L. Harris

American-football player

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Vail M. Pittman

American politician

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Luke Lea

American politician, born 1879

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