Fisk University


1000 17th Ave North, Nashville, TN 37208-3051
(615) 329-8500
Toll-Free - (888) 702-0022

Founded in 1866, Fisk University is a private, liberal arts university located in Nashville, Tennessee. Consistently recognized for its brand of academic excellence, Fisk ranks in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report’s prestigious Tier One of Liberal Arts institutions and the Top 10 rankings of Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Fisk was also ranked #4 for most awarded research expenditures in the 2017 rankings of National Liberal Arts Institutions by The Washington Monthly.

Vital Statistics

Fall 2017 Enrollment: Graduate 37 - Undergraduate 664

Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid From Any Source: 99%

Tuition and Fees: $21,480

Room and Board: $10,790

Founded: 1866

Degrees Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2016 to Spring 2017: 132

Student to Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1