University of Memphis

General Information

Website www.memphis.edu
Address Southern Avenue
City Memphis
State TN
Zip 38152
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 80%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 18.9%
Five-year graduation rate 35.7%
Six-year graduation rate 43.2%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 13.1%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 17,396
Endowment Assets $209,132,646
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
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% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 37%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.42
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 525 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 600)
Median SAT Math 505 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 560)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 21.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 18 - 25)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 56.7%
In-State Tuition and Fees $9,125
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $20,837
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $24,205
Average Net Price After Grants $13,663
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,781
Median earnings 10 years after entry $37,400
Median debt of completers $25,675
Federal Loan Default Rate 10.3%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 53.4%
% Underrepresented Minority 40.7%
% Black 35.5%
% Latino 4.9%
% Native American 0.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 3.3%
% White 50.0%
% Two or More Races 4.0%
% Other 1.9%
% Noresident Aliens 1.3%
% Female 57.8%
% Male 42.2%
% Age 25 and Over 18.3%
% Part-time 27.8%