The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
  • 95%
    of alumni are members or
    regular attenders of a local church
  • #1
    in freshman retention rate
    among southern colleges
  • 100%
    of students participate
    in service learning
  • 14:1
    student-faculty
    ratio
  • 93%
    of alumni say that Covenant
    prepared them to think critically
  • 99%
    of students receive
    financial aid
Biblical Studies major

Beatrice Brackin '16 reflects on how her faith has been shaped and strengthened through the academic rigor of her major and by the caring faculty of the Biblical & Theological Studies department.

Carter Hall Campaign

Covenant’s flagship building, Carter Hall, is undergoing a major exterior renovation. Learn more about how you can take part in the transformation.

David Yleah

Born in Liberia, David Yleah ’99 returned to his home country to bring his knowledge of public health and his heart for the people of Liberia to the front lines of the Ebola crisis.

Lillian describes the challenges and excitement of applying research techniques she learned in the classroom to the real-world circumstances she encountered during her internship with a non-profit organization working to increase literacy rates in Peru.
Dean's List
Covenant College congratulates the following students on their academic achievement for the spring 2016 term.
Wipf and Stock recently published In Defense of the Eschaton: Essays in Reformed Apologetics, an anthology of essays by Dr. William Dennison, edited by Covenant alumnus James Douglas Baird ’14.
Take a few minutes to watch alumni and students reflect on the importance of Carter Hall to the Covenant College story. We hope you will be encouraged and full of thankfulness for the work God is doing through Covenant College. Stay up to date on the progress of the restoration project at covenant.edu/carter.
distinctives

Visit the new distinctives site to explore a set of fast facts that help define the unique experience and value that a Covenant College education provides.

Dr. Kevin Eames, professor of psychology, recently authored Cognitive Psychology of Religion, a book that explores questions about the origins of belief in God, the “cognitive architecture” that leads people to believe in the supernatural, neuroscience, and childhood development.
Dr. Dan Zuidema and chemistry major Lindsey Herndon ’17 recently co-authored an article published in the peer-reviewed Journal of Chemical Education.
EdenThistle

Six years ago, Marshall ’08 and Katherine Whitmire Teague ’06 thought they would spend the rest of their lives in Oregon. Today they live in Lookout Mountain, where they operate a sustainable farm called EdenThistle.

Center for Calling & Career

Explore the wealth of resources provided by the Center for Calling & Career, which helps every Covenant student explore internships and career opportunities consistent with his/her personal interests, skills, abilities, and values.

The future of religious freedom in higher education matters for all Americans. Watch President Derek Halvorson explain why.
Commencement 2016
We celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2016 on Saturday, May 7.
Faculty Lecture Series
Members of Covenant's faculty presented a chapel lecture series exploring "dangerous ideas" - concepts that may be normative in society or in the church, but can be detrimental to spiritual growth & maturity.

Lectures