The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
  • #1
    in freshman retention rate
    among southern colleges
  • 99%
    of students receive
    financial aid
  • 95%
    of alumni are members or
    regular attenders of a local church
  • 100%
    of students participate
    in service learning
  • 93%
    of alumni say that Covenant
    prepared them to think critically
  • 13:1
    student-faculty
    ratio
Art major

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

LAUNCH 2016

Fall 2016 Orientation begins with Move-In Day on Friday, August 19. Visit the Orientation section for schedule, registration form, FAQ, letters to new students, and more.

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.

Nate describes the opportunities he had to plug in to the lives of Chattanooga's inner city youth through his summer internship with Chattanooga Sports Ministries.
Computer Science students
Four students at Covenant College were recently named Chattanooga Technology (ChaTECH) Scholars.
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 on Lookout Mountain, where they operate a sustainable farm called EdenThistle.

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. 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.

Faith, Hope & Love

"God freely employs the faith of others, expressing itself through prayer, as a means to sustain and uphold the fragile faith of the suffering Christian."
- Dr. Kelly Kapic, Professor of Theological Studies

Kayb Joseph

"Our fear has caused the very thing we feared to be the only available reality. One curative is to help people reimagine the body in a positive and Christian way. This will be a healing balm in our lives and for those around us."
- Professor of Art Kayb Carpenter Joseph

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
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. Stay up to date on the progress of the restoration project at covenant.edu/carter.
Book by Dr. Kevin Eames
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.
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