University of Memphis

Acceptance Rate 95.00 %
SAT Average 1,090
2023 Tuition & Fees $14,280
Student Population 21,622
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,671

Academic Overview

University of Memphis Campus, Memphis, TN
University of Memphis is a public, four-years institute located in Memphis, Tennessee. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $10,056 for Tennessee residents and $14,280 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $10,908 for Tennessee residents and $14,724 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 21,622 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 95.00% and the graduation rate is 54% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Memphis varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $43,200. 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, Memphis's tuition & fees is $10,056 for Tennessee residents and $14,280 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $10,908 for in-state students and $14,724 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Memphis. The acceptance rate of Memphis is 95.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16.00%. The average graduation rate is 54% and the transfer-out rate is 14%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,671 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 21,622 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Memphis is 95.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Memphis is 54 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Memphis is 14 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Memphis is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Memphis is 21,622
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Memphis is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,671 at University of Memphis.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressSouthern Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152
Online Applicationwww.memphis.edu/admissions/freshmen/apply_ugrd.php
Financial Aidwww.memphis.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.memphis.edu/financialaid/net_price_calculator
Veterans Tuitionwww.memphis.edu/registrar/vetedben/
Disability Servicewww.memphis.edu/drs/

Offered Degrees

Memphis offers 185 major programs through online and on-site education where 71 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
Doctorate (Research)286
Doctorate (Practical)10
Less Than 1 Year Certificate10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate4522
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Memphis offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, 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
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,683)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,414)

Veterans Benefits

University of Memphis 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