Application Procedure

Admission visit
One need only walk the campus to see the smiles on the kids’ faces, the camaraderie amongst all the various ages and personalities. You belong here goes beyond that: every child is accepted here.

Stephanie Wright, Parent

Application Procedure Checklist

Jumpstart the Application Process

(St. Andrew's-Sewanee School also accepts the Standard Application Online (SAO). To learn more about using the SAO and begin your application, click here)

  • Request Teacher Recommendations (current English and Math teachers)
  • Request Personal Recommendation
  • Complete Transcript Release Form
  • Submit Writing Sample (grades 9-12 only)
  • Submit Standardized Test Scores.
    • TOEFL or Duolingo English Test scores (international only)
  • Schedule a Campus Visit & Interview.
  • Schedule an Interview with an Admission Representative
  • Start and Complete the Financial Aid Application

Criteria for Admission

Admission decisions at St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School are based on an assessment of an applicant's ability to succeed in a challenging, yet supportive, college preparatory environment. Academic records, teacher recommendations, testing results, writing samples, and a student interview form the basis of this assessment.

An applicant's file is presented to the Admission Committee only when the entire application process is complete. St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School welcomes qualified students without regard to gender, national origin, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

Upcoming Admission Events

Can't make it to campus just yet?

Representatives from St. Andrew's-Sewanee School travel to dozens of cities each year to meet with prospective families. Contact us to arrange a visit while we are in your area.