University of Memphis

Southern Avenue, Memphis, TN
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Questions and Answers about University of Memphis

Gabriel Y.
7 months ago
What is the average amount of financial aid students receive at University of Memphis?
University of Memphis
The amount of financial aid and scholarships a student will receive depends upon many factors such as annual household income, cumulative high school GPA, standardized test scores, and unique characteristics, such as intended major. Around 79% of our students receive aid in the form of grants and scholarships. https://www.memphis.edu/financialaid/faq.php
Gabriel Y.
7 months ago
Is there an online option for University of Memphis?
University of Memphis
Yes, we offer several online degree options through our UofM Global program. https://www.memphis.edu/uofmglobal/
Shekinah D.
7 months ago
Do freshman get to choose their dorms?
University of Memphis
Hello! We allow students to select the building, floor and even room number of the residence hall they wish to live in. This process is done on a first come first serve basis, so the earlier you complete the housing application, the more options you will have. https://www.memphis.edu/reslife/housing101/apply.php
Xavier P.
8 months ago
What is the cost range for the different housing that is available to University of Memphis freshmen?
University of Memphis
Hello! This website will provide you with the costs for each residence hall per semester for a single room or double room, where you would have roommate. The costs start around $2,330 for a semester. https://www.memphis.edu/reslife/housing101/housingrates.php
JaKeiviya T.
11 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that University of Memphis offers?
University of Memphis
We offer over 700+ scholarships! This website is a great place to view several types of scholarships. https://www.memphis.edu/scholarships/ This checklist is a very useful guide for students too. https://www.memphis.edu/scholarships/pdfs/2022_2023_student_checklist_web.pdf
Alana B.
11 months ago
Does University of Memphis allow students to double-major, and does it cost more?
University of Memphis
Hello! You may double major, with the understanding that it may take more time to complete the coursework needed for two degrees. You will have an academic advisor that will assist you in selecting the correct courses to complete for each intended major.
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Majors offered at University of Memphis

Biggest majors
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Academics at University of Memphis

970-1210
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
19-26
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (84% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Demographics for University of Memphis Students

Ethnicity BreakdownAsianBlackCaucasianHispanicMiddle EasternNative AmericanPacific Islander
University of Memphis Students4%42%43%14%2%2%1%
All Bold.org College Students11%21%39%25%2%2%1%
Gender breakdown
University of Memphis Students
24%
74%
Male
Female
< 3% Gender nonconforming