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The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
  • 13:1
  • 99%
    of students receive
    financial aid
  • 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
  • 93%
    of alumni say that Covenant
    prepared them to think critically

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Scholarships at Covenant

Covenant offers a number of competitive scholarships, ranging from $5,000 to a full-tuition scholarship. Apply to Covenant and complete your scholarship application by Nov. 15 to be considered!

L'Abri lectures at Covenant

Listen to the full-length recording of the L'Abri Lectures at Covenant College, held on October 1.

Art major

Heather Harper '16 describes her personal growth through open and caring relationships with classmates and faculty in the art department.

Collyn Franzenburg Schmidt, cherished friend who served Covenant College with deep care for more than 55 years, passed away on October 15, 2016.
Covenant College alumna Kathryn Kimball ’09 has been selected to clerk for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Kimball’s clerkship will run during the 2018 Supreme Court term.
Take a few minutes to watch alumnus Mark Kreisel '82 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. Stay up to date on the progress of the restoration project at

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. Bill Davis on the Core Curriculum

Listen as Dr. Bill Davis describes Covenant's core curriculum, which includes Christian doctrine, Western cultural heritage, intercultural experience, foreign language, and mathematics courses as well as distribution requirements in fine arts, social sciences, humanities, and natural sciences.

Previously ranked among Regional Colleges in the South, U.S. News has recognized Covenant College as a top-tier national liberal arts college.
Homecoming 2016 photos

Check out the photo album on Facebook to get a taste of some new and traditional Homecoming events, including Jazz on the Overlook, an alumni hike, breakfast on the overlook, a faculty lecture, and a drawing class in the new Lucas Art Workshop.

Derek Halvorson

"The Lord’s Day, the Christian Sabbath, a day every week devoted wholly to worship and rest and fellowship, really is a wonderfully good gift—one that we ought to cherish, and preserve, and take advantage of."
- President J. Derek Halvorson ’93
Brittany Stout

“...Christ is definitely sought to be exalted and excellence is pursued in every realm—all of this is done in an incredibly loving and caring way. The professors and staff here are really invested in you and care about you as a person.”
  - Brittany Stout '18

Day of Prayer photos

The Covenant community took a day off from classes to pray and worship together. The day began with a sunrise service at Rock City and included trips to the newly restored Carter Hall tower.

Computer Science students
Four students at Covenant College were recently named Chattanooga Technology (ChaTECH) Scholars.
Dr. Mark Yarhouse | Executive Director | The Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity
Zoom in on the Class of 2020
Zoom in and find students you know in the incoming freshman class.