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

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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.

Reformed Christian College

Dr. Kelly Kapic discusses the difficulties Christian students face at secular colleges, and outlines the benefits of studying among thoughtful believers at Covenant.

Collyn Franzenburg Schmidt, cherished friend who served Covenant College with deep care for more than 55 years, passed away on October 15, 2016.
Previously ranked among Regional Colleges in the South, U.S. News has recognized Covenant College as a top-tier national liberal arts college.
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.

On Thursday, October 20, 2016, Dr. Stephen C. Meyer, a premier academic in the intelligent design movement, will deliver a lecture at Covenant College titled “Darwin’s Doubt.” Meyer’s lecture, followed by a time of Q&A, will be held in the Dora Maclellan Brown Memorial Chapel from 7:00-8:30 p.m.
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.
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.


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.

Kate Baker

“ thing that I particularly enjoy is that there are students from a lot of different areas of the country in a small, tight-knit learning community. I think around 76% of students at Covenant are from out of state. You have all the diversity of a larger institution, but you are small enough to actually enjoy it. ”
  - Kate Baker '17

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.

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.