First-year applicants are students who plan to enroll at Sewanee as first-time college students.

FIRST-YEAR APPLICANT CHECKLIST
Applicant submits
Free Common Application Roughly 7 business days after you hit submit, we will email your Applicant Status Page login credentials. 
SAT/ACT scores (optional) You will decide on your application if you would like to submit your SAT/ACT scores or apply test-optional
Applying for Need-Based Aid? Complete the FAFSA and CSS Profile by your application deadline. Incomplete need-based financial aid applications may delay admission decisions.
Applying Early Decision? Submit the early decision agreement.
Request your high school Submit
Official High School Transcript Your high school can submit via commonapp.org or by emailing your admission counselor.
School Profile Your high school can submit via commonapp.org or by emailing your admission counselor.
2 Letters of Recommendation We require 1 core junior/senior teacher and 1 college counselor or principal recommendation. Your recommenders can submit via commonapp.org or by emailing your admission counselor.

Review & Timeline

Every application submitted to us is reviewed by multiple members of the admission staff. We're looking to say yes and it's how you craft your application that gives us the ability to do so. Be sure you understand our review process and admission timeline.