The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
The college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
  • 14:1
    student-faculty
    ratio
  • 100%
    of students participate
    in service learning
  • 93%
    of alumni say that Covenant
    prepared them to think critically
  • 99%
    of students receive
    financial aid
  • 95%
    of alumni are members or
    regular attenders of a local church
  • #1
    in freshman retention rate
    among southern colleges
Global Education

Ellie Groenendyk '16 describes her time studying abroad in Spain, including joining a Spanish kayaking club.


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

Covenant College Commencement

We look forward to celebrating with the Class of 2016 on May 7.

Prof. David Tahere and six Covenant music students successfully competed at the Southeastern Region of the National Association of Teachers of Singing 2016 auditions, advancing to semifinal and final rounds of competition.
Wipf and Stock recently published In Defense of the Eschaton: Essays in Reformed Apologetics, an anthology of essays by Dr. William Dennison, edited by Covenant alumnus James Douglas Baird ’14.
Covenant College’s new visual art facility was officially named in honor of David & Linda Lucas at a dedication ceremony on the evening of March 17, 2016.
The future of religious freedom in higher education matters for all Americans. Watch President Derek Halvorson explain why.
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.

The Covenant College Speech & Debate Society completed a successful season of competition at the recent National Christian College Forensics Association national tournament.
Dr. Dan Zuidema and chemistry major Lindsey Herndon ’17 recently co-authored an article published in the peer-reviewed Journal of Chemical Education.
Dr. Alicia Jackson was awarded a grant from The Louisville Institute. The institute is interested in advancing American religious and theological scholarship.
Brittany Stout

“...Christ is definitely sought to be exalted and excellence is pursued in every realm—all of this is done in an incredibly loving and caring way. The professors and staff here are really invested in you and care about you as a person.”
  - Brittany Stout '18

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.

Derek Halvorson

"I want to encourage all of us to choose, to make decisions, to be OK with killing off some possibilities. We will be more whole, and more effective, and happier, and more faithful people if we are present in the here and now, in the path we have chosen."
- President J. Derek Halvorson ’93
Bob Harbert '78 | Controller | Covenant College
Senior Testimonies
Listen to four seniors share what they have learned during their time at Covenant.
Daniel Lloyd & Ima Umoh | April 13, 2016
Beatrice Brackin & Hunter Rasmussen | April 20, 2016