University of Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee
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  • Public
    4 year
  • 1:14
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 9%
    Transfer Student Ratio
The University of Memphis is noted for its comprehensive innovative academic programs, its nationally recognized interdisciplinary research centers, and for capitalizing on its urban setting to address the challenge of our global society. Renowned professors and their students are connected with industries, agencies and communities in research. University programs with national reputations include public health, learning technologies, entertainment industries, strengthening communities, transportation, and teacher preparation. Student success, research, and creativity are at the core of the University’s purpose as it educates students through innovative programs and engages them in research that advances knowledge and creative expression.
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Total Faculty 862
Total Enrollment 21,480
Programs 469
Courses 3,889
Equivalencies 46,793 incoming
19,137 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
Transfer students could be eligible for the Community College Transfer Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship and/or Adult Scholarship.
Tuition and Fees:
12 Credit Hours (per semester) In-State 4,451.50; 12 Credit Hours (per semester) Out-of-State 10,307.50
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Information for Transfer In Students

Adult Degree Completion Programs:
Bachelor of Professional Studies (B.P.S.); Bachelor of Professional Studies (B.P.S.) Regents On-line Degree Program; Bachelor of Liberal Studies (B.L.S.); Bachelor of Liberal Studies (B.L.S) Regents On-line Program
Credit for Prior Learning:
Portfolio Assessments, Institutional Challenge Exams, Institutionally-Evaluated Training or Credit, ACE-Military, ACE-Workplace, ACT/SAT, CLEP, DANTES/DSST.
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Application Deadlines for Transfer

Fall July 1
Spring December 1
Summer May 1
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Additional Information

Adult Learner Focused Institution:
Veteran Friendly:
Student Services Extended Hours:
For Library hours please visit
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Transfer Application Requirements

Official Transcripts:
Official high school transcripts are required. Official college transcripts from all previously attended institutions are required for admission consideration.
SAT/ACT Scores:
ACT/SAT scores are only required if you have fewer than 15 transferable credits.
Application Fee:
The nonrefundable undergraduate application fee is $25.00; $50.00 for international students.
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Transfer Credit Policy

Minimum Grade:
The lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit is a "D" or higher.
Credits (Min/Max):
The minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at UM to earn a bachelor's degree is 30.
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University of Memphis

Southern Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38152
Main Phone:
(901) 678-2000
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Transfer Admission Contact:
Undergraduate Admissions
(901) 678-2111
Veterans Services Contact:
Marcallina James
Coordinator & U.S. Navy Veteran
(901) 678-4269
Adult Learner Contact:
Carol Chancellor
Admissions Counselor for Nontraditional Students
(901) 678-3331

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

The University of Memphis Lambuth
705 Lambuth Blvd.
Jackson, TN 38301
(731) 427-4725
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Last updated on 4/14/2020 by AcademyOne.