1000 17th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208

Fisk University is a top 10 HBCU located in Nashville, TN.

Applications Accepted: Common App, Institutional App, Common Black College App

Do you require test scores for the Class of 2022? We are not test optional but do make exceptions for students who have been affected by the pandemic.

Admissions policies for Undocumented and DACA Students: Fisk University partners with equalchanceforeducation.org to offer full tuition for DACA students.

Forms Required: FAFSA

Do you meet full need? No

Fisk University award scholarships and aid based on merit.

Additional financial aid information: Fisk University offers merit-based scholarships to help academically talented students cover the cost of their education as University resources permit. In addition to a competitive academic record, students interested in merit-based awards should also present a record of demonstrated leadership and community service. Our scholarships range from $2,500 to a full ride scholarship.

Student Experience

Average Class Size: 15

Retention Rate (percentage of students who return for year two): 80%

6-Year Graduation Rate: 54%

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Student Population

900 Undergraduate Students

90% African American

10% other