How much does Lipscomb University cost?

Lipscomb University Cost of Attendance
In-state $30,932
Out-of-state $30,932
On-Campus Room and Board $12,052
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,230
Average Annual Cost $25,050
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $20,276
$30,000-$48,000 $20,217
$48,000-$75,000 $24,922
$75,000-$110,000 $24,944
Over $110,000 $27,251

Lipscomb 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 98% $18,924
Federal Grants 25% $4,658
Pell grants 25% $3,996
Other federal grants 6% $857
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 52% $3,865
Institutional grants or scholarships 98% $15,780
Student loan aid 48% $6,658
Federal student loans 48% $9,293
Other student loans 4% $13,060

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 296 Up to $2,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 217 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 313 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 190 Up to $10,000
Do community service 293 Up to $500
Take a foreign language class 183 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 152 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 151 Up to $6,000
Visit a college campus 297 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Lipscomb University Admissions

What is Lipscomb University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 60%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 22% of applicants
SAT Reading 540-670
SAT Math 520-660
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 90% of applicants
Composite Score 23-29

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Lipscomb University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2987
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
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Lipscomb University Graduation Success

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About Lipscomb University

As a nationally-ranked, Christian university in the heart of Nashville, Lipscomb is committed to ensuring that all students have the opportunity of an exceptional educational experience that develops mind, body, and soul. Through our partnership with RaiseMe, we can help demonstrate to students much earlier on in their high school career, the power of connecting their achievements to scholarships that support their college dreams.


One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify