Sewanee: Univ. of the South

Women's D3 Coach: Michele Dombrowski
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1,702 Undergrads / 1,778 Students
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$34,001 Net Price
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47% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southern Athletic (SAA)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Rural: Distant

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
72% / 77%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Tennessee and Kentucky. The team also travels to Georgia. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Tennessee. Other trips taken in the past include Danville, Kentucky and Redlands, California.

Recruit Commits
Sarah Powers Charlotte Country Day School Charlotte, NC Goal
Jocelyn Riopel Myers Park Charlotte, NC Def
Haley Lewis Cardinal Newman FL Att
Logan Bulls Garrison Forest Woodstock, MD Def
Maggie Bridges Schreiber Port Washington, NY Def
Katie Tiller Cedar Ridge Round Rock, TX Def
Caroline Roncalli Ethel Walker School Bryn Mawr, PA Goal
Emily Stallings Collegiate School Richmond, VA Att
Mallory Bedell St. Catherine's Richmond, VA Mid
Bonny Smith St. Mary's School Lexington, VA Mid
Jennings Briley Mountain Brook Mountain Brook, AL Mid
Sarah Strand Natick Natick, MA Mid
Amanda Jenkins Maryvale Prep Eldersburg, MD Goal
Caitrin Kaffl Kellenberg NY Att
Annie Sherrill Myers Park Charlotte, NC Def
Mary Kate Myers Georgetown Visitation Bethesda, MD Att
Isabelle Snider Walton Marietta, GA Mid, Def
Grace Zechman Lancaster Country Day PA Att, Mid
Phoebe Stirm Oxbridge Academy West Palm Beach, FL Att
Elizabeth Orr Louisville Collegiate Louisville, KY Mid
Farrell Guest Broughton Raleigh, NC Mid
Preston Cooper Baylor School Vero Beach, FL Att
Julia Wittosch Johnson Ferry Christian Peachtree Corners, GA Att
Natalie Harrington Berkshire School Bedford, NY Att
Hannah Bradley Cape Henry Collegiate Virginia Beach, VA Att
Temple Moore St. Catherine's Richmond, VA Mid
Meredith Sackett Episcopal Ho Ho Kus, NJ Mid
Brooke Winfield Wilmington Friends DE Mid
Kelly Thomsen Charlotte Latin NC Mid
Catherine Crigler Charlotte Latin NC Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Chattanooga Tennessee Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Birmingham Alabama Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Austin Texas Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
Where Grads Work
  • Wells Fargo
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • PwC
  • UBS
  • Regions Financial Corporation
  • US Army
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • IBM
  • Merrill Lynch
  • US Navy
  • The University of Alabama
  • St. Paul's Episcopal Church
  • Accenture
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sales
  • Community and Social Services
  • Legal
  • Media and Communication
  • Operations
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Healthcare Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
590 - 670
570 - 670
1250 - 1410
27 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 570 - 670 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 4,218 2,096 2,122
% Admitted 47% 42% 51%
% Admits That Enroll 23% 24% 22%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.69
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    High School GPA
    High School Rank
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (23%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (12%)
    Psychology (11%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (10%)
    English Language & Literature (8%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (8%)
    History (6%)
    Foreign Languages (4%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (4%)
    Physical Sciences (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$45,120
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$12,880
    Personal Expenses$1,750
    Sticker Price$60,950

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    90% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship89%$23,449
    Federal Grants17%$5,219
    Pell Grants17%$4,485
    Other Federal3%$3,992
    State & Local Grants16%$4,721
    Institutional Grants89%$21,707
    Student Loans34%$5,538
    Federal Loans34%$5,170
    Other Loans2%$7,990

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $395 Million $222,163

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $19,124.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $16,000 $203

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 437 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.66 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 72% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 16 13
    Fondling 7 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 24 23
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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