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Sewanee - The University of the South Admissions

Sewanee admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 44%. Students that get into Sewanee have an average SAT score between 1140-1320 or an average ACT score of 26-30. The regular admissions application deadline for Sewanee is February 1. Interested students can apply for early action and early decision. The early action deadline is December 1, and the early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
44%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
76%
Total Applicants
4,423
SAT Range
1140-1320
SAT Reading
590-690
SAT Math
580-660
Students Submitting SAT
50%
ACT Range
26-30
ACT English
26-33
ACT Math
25-29
ACT Writing
7-8
Students Submitting ACT
51%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
92%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.13 responses
Poll
92%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.13 responses
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