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On the surface, everyone is friendly, building eachBrightArt & Design Department
On the surface, everyone is friendly, building each other up, and encouraging. However, as soon as you start looking behind the scenes, you see glimpses of the hypocritical, racist, abusive, and legalistic sides of Covenant. Though there are some genuinely good people here, as a whole it is definitely not worth the absurd about of hidden fees this school costs.
4th Year Male -- Class 1920
Innovation: A+, Social Life: D
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I just graduated in May, and I canBrightHistory/Histories (art history/etc.)
I just graduated in May, and I can honestly say that Covenant changed my life. I had never been in a community that loved Jesus so much. The school really does attempt (not always successfully) to live out its motto: "In Christ all things preeminent." That means that we, as Christians, have to live our lives differently in every area, including academics. At Covenant it was about much more than just getting a degree. I was befriended by my peers, grown intellectually by my professors, and discipled in my faith. It was tough academically and everyone there is a big time sinner, but I would not trade my experience for the world.
4th Year Male -- Class 2015
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Perceived Campus Safety: C+
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I graduated valedictorian of my class (out ofBrightEngineering Department
I graduated valedictorian of my class (out of 12), got a 690 on my SAT math(90 points higher than the programs requirement), and entered Covenant's dual-degree engineering program hoping to eventually transfer to Georgia Tech. Covenant's core curriculum challenges you intellectually and spiritually on a level no other Christian undergraduate college can hope to contend. The intellectual fire power of your fellow freshman alone was humbling, and unfortunately I was unable to participate in the campus life to my satisfaction, the JV soccer program was still too competitive for a non-club player, and the hall life alone (1st bell or catacombs) is enough to fill up your entire evenings. Combined with the busy work of mathematics courses, and the high expectations of all the professors, this is not a place to go if you want all A's and a life.

If you have dietary issues, make sure their dining service can work with you
If you are sleeping less than 5 hours a night in the first three weeks of classes, drop one!
The outdoors club is hyper inflated with wanna be hikers. To the point where the last snowboarding trip was more of an email raffle than a legitimate attempt to foster interest. They need to be split into a boardsport club, hiking club, and caving club, just to organize the sea of interest.I left because I wanted to surf, eat well, and study a field requiring more creativity than Covenant's engineering program.

1st Year Male -- Class 2019
Collaboration/Competitive: A+, Innovation: C-
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