University of Memphis

Southern Avenue
Memphis, TN 38152
(901) 678-2000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 2365

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $8,619.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $24,190.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $35,902.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 5361 2223 6649
Percent admitted 47.4% 47.68% 47.2%
Percent admitted who enrolled 44.11% 44.67% 20.63%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 450 570
SAT Math 450 560
SAT Writing 440 560
ACT Composite 19 25
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 17 24
ACT Writing 4 9

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 97%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 49%
Average Federal Grant $4,706.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 80%
Average state aid $4,959.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 34%
Average institutional aid $6,117.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 53%
Average student loan $5,607.00
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor
African-american/Black Studies
American Government and Politics (United States)
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/art Studies
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-language Pathology/Pathologist
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biology/Biological Sciences
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
Business Administration and Management
Business/Managerial Economics
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Civil Engineering
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
Cognitive Science
Community College Education
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management
Consumer Economics
Counseling Psychology
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration
Curriculum and Instruction
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Education/Teaching of Individuals With Autism
Educational Leadership and Administration
Educational Psychology
Educational/Instructional Technology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Engineering Technology
English Language and Literature
Environmental Design/Architecture
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Foreign Languages and Literatures
General Studies
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Geology/Earth Science
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Information Technology
Information Technology Project Management
Interior Design
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Relations and Affairs
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Museology/Museum Studies
Non-profit/Public/Organizational Management
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Political Science and Government
Public Administration
Public Health
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
School Psychology
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
Social Work
Special Education and Teaching
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Urban Education and Leadership
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
Women's Studies

University of Memphis Scholarships

Tennessee Judicial Conference Foundation Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for graduate students enrolled at the law UTK, Vanderbilt, Nashville School of Law, and the University of Memphis law schools. Students must be in the second or third year of law school and demonstrate community involvement and/or commitment to public service. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...

Tennessee Scholarships

Gail Anderson Canizares Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen accepted to Vanderbilt University. Selection is based on academic merit, leadership, ACT/SAT scores, an essay, and recommendations. Students need only to complete the admissions application to be considered for this award. Number of awards may vary. Award amount is for half-tuition. Renewable. more...
Watson Mathematics Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen enrolling at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga who will majoring in Mathematics. Selection based on academic achievement and potential. Number of awards and award amounts may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Physical Therapy Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students attending the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga who are majoring in Physical Therapy. Selection based on academic merit and potential. Due date, number of awards and award amounts may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Department of Energy Community College Institute at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Internships for full-time freshmen or sophomores attending a community college who are interested in research relating to Energy-production, use, conservation, and societal implications. Applicants must be pursuing studies in Computer Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Life Science, Mathematics, Marine Science, Medical Science, Health Science, or Physical Science. U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required. Internship applicable at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee for 10 weeks during the summer. Award is a bi-weekly stipend with limited travel reimbursement and limited housing allowance. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
Reginald Phillips Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Tennessee State University. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...

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