"To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe." - Anatole France
I am pleased to welcome you to the University of Memphis – where we strive for excellence in everything that we do, from the curriculum, to broad range of applied learning experiences we offer, to our cutting-edge research, to our service and many connections to the community. Since our founding in 1912, we have enjoyed an enduring relationship with Memphis. We currently engage in a myriad of efforts in the community, but are inspired to expand our reach. To that end, the University of Memphis has committed itself to a Year of Service where students, faculty, staff and alums hope to donate at least 500,000 hours of service to their communities in Memphis, Jackson and beyond. Come back to our website often to read our stories and see how we are doing.
M. David Rudd, President
Year of Service
The U of M is focusing on providing an opportunity to give back to the city of Memphis with a year of service.
University of Memphis to Lead NIH National Center of Excellence for Mobile Sensor
$10.8 million grant to develop big data solutions for mobile health sensors
U of M Named to List of 2015 Military Friendly Schools
Victory Media has included the University of Memphis on its Military Friendly Schools list for 2015.
The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute (IFTI) has been awarded a four-year grant by the Federal Highway Administration to host the Southeast Regional Surface Transportation Workforce Center.