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

Beatrice Brackin '16 reflects on how her faith has been shaped and strengthened through the academic rigor of her major and by the caring faculty of the Biblical & Theological Studies department.

LAUNCH 2016

Fall 2016 Orientation begins with Move-In Day on Friday, August 19. Visit the Orientation section for schedule, registration form, FAQ, letters to new students, and more.

David Yleah

Born in Liberia, David Yleah ’99 returned to his home country to bring his knowledge of public health and his heart for the people of Liberia to the front lines of the Ebola crisis.

Lillian describes the challenges and excitement of applying research techniques she learned in the classroom to the real-world circumstances she encountered during her internship with a non-profit organization working to increase literacy rates in Peru.
Take a few minutes to watch alumni and students 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 College. Stay up to date on the progress of the restoration project at covenant.edu/carter.
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.

Dean's List
Covenant College congratulates the following students on their academic achievement for the spring 2016 term.
EdenThistle

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.

Jonathan Wong

“One thing I have really appreciated is how Covenant has real and sober recognition of the brokenness of community, which makes it a safe place to share personal issues either with the great teams of support offered by the school or with resident assistants and hallmates.”
  - Jonathan Wong '18

The future of religious freedom in higher education matters for all Americans. Watch President Derek Halvorson explain why.
Book by Dr. Kevin Eames
Dr. Kevin Eames, professor of psychology, recently authored Cognitive Psychology of Religion, a book that explores questions about the origins of belief in God, the “cognitive architecture” that leads people to believe in the supernatural, neuroscience, and childhood development.
Senior Testimonies from Spring 2016 semester
Senior Testimonies
Listen to four seniors share what they have learned during their time at Covenant.

Daniel Lloyd & Ima Umoh    
Beatrice Brackin & Hunter Rasmussen    
Faculty Lecture Series
Members of Covenant's faculty presented a chapel lecture series exploring "dangerous ideas" - concepts that may be normative in society or in the church, but can be detrimental to spiritual growth & maturity.

Lectures