From the arts, to field work, to creative writing, Sewanee's pre-college programs give high school students a taste of life on the Domain during one of the most beautiful times of the year.

Sewanee's Pre-College Programs

Sewanee Environmental Institute

A pre-college field studies experience providing an interdisciplinary introduction to environmental studies while exploring Sewanee's ecologically diverse 13,000-acre campus

Sewanee Summer Music Festival

An internationally acclaimed festival combining a four-week program for advanced music students with a professional concert series.


A uniquely meaningful experience developing skills in public speaking and debate while engaging with topics such as religion and science, social ethics, and interfaith relations.

Sewanee Young Writers' Conference

A two-week program for serious young writers working with small workshops devoted to poetry, fiction, playwriting, or creative nonfiction.