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 $23,426
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $18,665
$30,000-$48,000 $17,893
$48,000-$75,000 $24,984
$75,000-$110,000 $23,917
Over $110,000 $25,628

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% $15,427
Federal Grants 22% $4,795
Pell grants 22% $4,048
Other federal grants 7% $949
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 49% $4,004
Institutional grants or scholarships 98% $15,906
Student loan aid 45% $6,773
Federal student loans 45% $8,921
Other student loans 4% $13,598

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 276 Up to $6,000
Do community service 274 Up to $75
Attend a summer program 139 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 273 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 162 Up to $5,000
Take a challenging class 297 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 159 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 148 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 202 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Lipscomb University Admissions

What is Lipscomb University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 61%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 22% of applicants
SAT Reading 500-638
SAT Math 490-630
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 91% of applicants
Composite Score 22-28

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Lipscomb University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3705
Living on campus
Transfer Students 27%
Under Age 25 35%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
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