Fisk University

Founded in 1866, shortly after the end of the Civil War, Fisk University is a historically black university and is the oldest institution of higher learning in Nashville, Tennessee. Fisk’s outstanding faculty and students continue to enhance the University’s national reputation for academic excellence, which is validated year after year by the leading third-party reviewers, as well as, by the pool of talented applicants and the large percentage of alumni who complete graduate or professional degrees and become leaders and scholars in their fields.

Admissions
Narja McElroy
Enrollment Operations Manager
Phone: (615) 329-8665
Email: nmcelroy@fisk.edu
Address
1000 17th Ave. N.
Nashville, TN 37208
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
Yes
Application Fee Amount
$25
Total Applications
3,034
93%
Admission Rate
Costs
Tuition
$20,220
Room and Board
$11,022
Book Fees
$1,800
Additional Fees
$1,912
Miscellaneous Fees
$3,000
Total Expenses
$37,954
53%
Tuition
Average Financial Aid
$12,803
34%
Coverage of total expenses
Total Students
780
30%
70%
Total Undergraduates
743
30%
70%
Total Graduates
37
30%
70%
All Faculty
270
46%
54%
Full Time Faculty
214
45%
55%
Part Time Faculty
56
50%
50%