Union University

Acceptance Rate 52.89 %
SAT Average 1,225
2023 Tuition & Fees $36,880
Student Population 2,930
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,346

Academic Overview

Union University Campus, Jackson, TN
Union University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Jackson, Tennessee. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Union University is one of 25 colleges affiliated with Southern Baptist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $36,880 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,410.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,930 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 52.89% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Union University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $49,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Union's tuition & fees is $36,880. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $12,410.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Union. The acceptance rate of Union is 52.89% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25.23%. The average graduation rate is 68% and the transfer-out rate is 23%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,346 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,930 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Union University is 52.89 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Union University is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Union University is 23 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Union University is 87 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Union University is 2,930
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Union University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,346 at Union University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, TN 38305-3697
Online Applicationhttps://www.uu.edu/applications/undergrad/
Financial Aidwww.uu.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.uu.edu/financialaid/undergraduate/npc/
Veterans Tuitionwww.uu.edu/financialaid/veterans
Disability Servicewww.uu.edu/studentlife/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Union offers 123 major programs through online and on-site education where 15 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree31
Bachelor's Degree741
Post Bachelor's Degree20
Master's Degree216
Post Master's Degree94
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship113
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Union University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,288)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,800)

Veterans Benefits

Union University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges