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The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
  • 100%
    of students participate
    in service learning
  • 13:1
  • #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
  • 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.
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.

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.

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.

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
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.