Since 1955, Covenant College has provided a first-rate, life-changing college education. From humble beginnings in Pasadena, California, Covenant is now blessed with hundreds of acres atop beautiful Lookout Mountain, Georgia, an excellent faculty, and students eager to prepare for extraordinary callings in ordinary places.
Our nationally-ranked academic program will challenge you, but you'll be confident knowing that you have the necessary resources at hand to help you along the way. Our accomplished faculty will become your teachers, mentors, and friends.Our student life program is known for its focus on residence hall identities, personal development, and relationship building. It's a dynamic community where each student's gifts are celebrated and encouraged.
What happens when your time at Covenant is over? Prepared with the tools necessary to succeed in grad school or the workforce, you’ll launch into your career and the rest of your life. Check out the ways our alumni live out their calling after they graduate, and imagine where The Covenant Ascent could take you.
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A student development staff is uniquely positioned to be able to take advantage of those teachable moments in the lives of students. Whether it's through relationships, programs, or counseling, the student development staff views themselves as partners with the faculty in the critical role of educating students. Our goal for our students is their growth in wisdom and discernment as they develop the ability to anticipate the end result of choices before those choices are made and to then make the best possible decision.
Living in a residence hall at Covenant is going to be a new experience for you. So you’ll need to be properly equipped with a new vocabulary.
Kresge Memorial Library exists to facilitate and promote learning through its physical facilities, dynamic and evolving collections, robust technology, and services performed by professional and skilled support staff.
Wireless Internet (both campus network and Wi-Fi) is available throughout the building and in the surrounding green space. Wired, public access computers are located in the reference area on the first floor and on the second level. Several of these machines have a full complement of productivity software installed.
The Priesthill Center consists of Health Services and Counseling Services at Covenant College. The Health Service Office is available to treat student’s minor illnesses and injuries and to refer students to other health care facilities as needed.
On the border between Georgia and Tennessee, our beautiful 400-acre campus stretches atop Lookout Mountain, Georgia. Lookout Mountain boasts incredible vistas of the Smoky Mountains and views that span across seven states.
Our remarkable campus setting offers an idyllic mountaintop experience while our close proximity to Chattanooga, Tennessee, keeps students grounded and offers a strong variety of opportunities that complement classroom learning.
The varied terrain of the region offers great recreational opportunities. From extreme sports such as rock climbing, hang-gliding, and white-water rafting, to more conventional activities like hiking and camping, outdoor fun at Covenant is limited only by the imagination!
You can make friends and develop leadership skills through one of our more than 25 student organizations, including:
Covenant College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees.