How much does Fisk University cost?

Fisk University Cost of Attendance
In-state $21,480
Out-of-state $21,480
On-Campus Room and Board $10,790
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,406
Average Annual Cost $29,238
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $27,658
$30,000-$48,000 $29,772
$48,000-$75,000 $27,567
$75,000-$110,000 $32,792
Over $110,000 $20,980

Fisk University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 89% $7,407
Federal Grants 75% $4,592
Pell grants 65% $4,687
Other federal grants 10% $3,002
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 20% $5,490
Institutional grants or scholarships 40% $9,670
Student loan aid 75% $7,226
Federal student loans 75% $7,166
Other student loans 2% $18,581

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500
Do community service 297 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Fisk University Admissions

What is Fisk University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 45%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 23% of applicants
SAT Reading 520-650
SAT Math 420-610
SAT Writing 410-560
ACT Submissions 79% of applicants
Composite Score 16-22

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Fisk University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 664
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

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About Fisk University

Fisk University produces graduates from diverse backgrounds with the integrity and intellect required for substantive contributions to society. Our curriculum is grounded in the liberal arts, and our faculty and administrators emphasize the discovery and advancement of knowledge through research in the natural and social sciences, business and the humanities. We are committed to the success of scholars and leaders with global perspective.


1000 17th Ave North
Nashville, TN

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify