The School of Theology. Sewanee: The University of the South



Welcome to the School of Theology! We hope that your transition so far has been smooth, but here are some things to help you once on the Mountain.

Welcome Letter from Associate Dean for Community Life Deborah Jackson

Letter from Associate Dean Deborah Jackson, July 2, 2014.

Orientation Schedule

To see a complete schedule of the orientation activities, click here.

Soft Move

Soft (School of Theology) Move is a program that meets incoming students as they arrive in Sewanee and helps unload their belongings into their new home. Send an email to with your move-in date, expected arrival time, and Sewanee address.

Jonathan Daniels Pilgrimage

Orientation includes a special occasion that is open to everyone — the annual pilgrimage to Hayneville, Ala., commemorating Jonathan Daniels. To get a more complete idea of what this powerful event is like, read Alex Andujar's, T'14, article from a previous pilgrimage here. Please fill out the form (the link is below under "Online Forms") to indicate your participation on the pilgrimage.

Connect with the Community

Connect with your incoming class through the Facebook group page that has been set up for you. Request to join and it will be approved.

The School of Theology also has a Facebook page and a Twitter page. Be sure to like it to get real time updates on news and events. Links to these may also be found at the top of all of the School's website pages.

Health Insurance

Click here to get an overview of the health insurance available to seminarians through the Episcopal Church Medical Trust (CMT).

Click here to see current CMT rates.

Online Forms

Please provide some brief information on this online form, including a digital head shot, for our student photo directory.

Please provide some brief information on this online form for our student demographic data.

Please provide the information requested regarding the pilgrimage to Hayneville on Aug. 9.

Please provide the information requested for childcare and emergency contacts.


Please email the orientation committee at