Yea, Sewanee's Right!

We are thrilled that you will be joining our community. Here are some next step items for your attention.

STUDENT LIFE

Now that you have officially deposited we’ll be turning you over to The Rev. Dr. Deborah Jackson, associate dean for community life. Dean Jackson will be the one coordinating your arrival and orientation to seminary life. Questions you might have prior to, or about, your coming to Sewanee can be directed to her at dmjackso@sewanee.edu or 931.598.1655. You will begin to hear from her regularly sometime around mid-May, 2021. 

ADMISSIONS SURVEY

If you've not already taken the admissions survey, please take a few moments to fill it out. Your feedback is greatly appreciated.

SEWANEE EMAIL

In the spring you'll be receiving a notification from Sandra Brock, coordinator of academic affairs, that an @sewanee.edu address has been created for your student account. This will be the official means of communication with the university so you will want to set that up as soon as possible. It will be important for you to begin regularly checking your Sewanee email account.

Health and Safety

More information regarding immunization record requirements will be distributed closer to the start of your program. In the meantime, you can read the latest COVID-19 information here. 

HEALTH Insurance

All students will be required to show proof of health insurance prior to the start of each semester. Students have a wide variety of options for health insurance to choose from. This document contains updated information regarding health insurance.

FINANCIAL AID

Walker Adams will be reaching out to finalize your financial aid package this summer. Please be ready to notify him of any changes to your finances. Questions can be directed to theologyenrollment@sewanee.edu. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the Domain soon.
Ecce quam bonum! 


NEW FACES

Now that you're a new student, it's time to get to know some of the faculty and staff who will be helping you during your transition to Sewanee. If you have questions, these folks can help.

Who's Who?

The Very Reverend James F. Turrell, Ph.D.

Dean Turrell is Vice Provost & Dean of the School of Theology, and the Norma and Olan Mills Professor of Divinity. He will be welcoming you upon your arrival.

The Reverend Deborah Jackson, D.Min.

Dean Jackson is the Associate Dean for Community Life will be your new point of contact here at the School of Theology and will be able to help answer your questions as you prepare to transition to life on the Domain. You'll be able to reach her by email (dmjackso@sewanee.edu) or phone (931.598.1655).

The Reverend Benjamin John King, Ph.D.

Dean King is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Director of Advanced Degrees, and Professor of Chrisitan History. You can contact Dean King (bjking@sewanee.edu) with academic concerns such as transfer credits or seeking advanced standing.

Ms. Stephanie Borne

Stephanie Borne is the Administrative Assitant for the Office of Recruitment & Admission. Contact Stephanie (sborne@sewanee.edu) if you have any updates to your financial aid.

Ms. Julianna McBee

Julianna is the School of Theology Office Coordinator and Church Pension Group Plan Administrator. All students will be required to show proof of health insurance before the start of each term. Contact Julianna (jnmcbee@sewanee.edu) if you need to enroll in a health insurance plan.

Ms. Sandra Brock

Sandra Brock is the Coordinator of Academic Affairs. Contact Sandra (sbbrock@sewanee.edu) for any questions regarding registration for classes or class schedules.

Not sure who to contact?

If you're not sure who to contact, you can email theologyenrollment@sewanee.edu and we'll make sure your message gets where it needs to go. EQB!

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