Welcome to the University of Memphis! We are so excited that your student is interested
in becoming part of the U of M family. Below you will find important information
for your student as he or she prepares to apply to the University of Memphis. For
more information to students, please visit the Recruitment website.
Scholarship Admissions Deadline: December 1, 2013
Financial Aid Priority Deadline: February 1, 2014
Tour of Campus:
We encourage all of our parents and students to take time to visit our beautiful campus.
Student-led tours are held Monday through Friday at 9:30 am & 1:30 pm and the first
Saturday of each month at 9:30 am (with the exception of holiday weekends & university closings). To get more information and to schedule a tour, please click here.
If you are unable to visit campus, please take time to view our virtual tour.
For more information on being admitted to the University of Memphis, please click here.
Financial Aid and Scholarships:
The Office of Financial Aid administers federal, state, and institutional aid programs
to qualified students. To receive financial aid, qualified students must complete
the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For more information on your student applying for and receiving financial aid, please
The Undergraduate Scholarship Office awards hundreds of academic scholarships each year to entering freshmen. A separate
scholarship application is not required unless noted. The deadline for admission to the University of Memphis for scholarship consideration
is February 1.
There are also non-academic scholarships available to students. For a list of scholarships
and more information on scholarship offers, please click here.
For information on cost of attendance, please visit the financial aid web site or click here.
We encourage students to live on campus their first year of college as it gives them
the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the college experience and to have
the opportunity to get fully involved on campus. For more information on the residence
options available to students, please visit the Residence Life web site.
For students who live off campus, there are a variety of options within walking distance
or a short drive from the university. Adult and Commuter Student Services manage
a site dedicated to off-campus housing.
Please review our Parents of Commuter Students page as well.
Student and Parent Orientation:
Once your student is admitted to the University, we encourage you and your student
to attend orientation. Two day sessions are held throughout the summer and students
and parents learn valuable information about the University from the sessions. For
more information and a full list of dates, please click here.
Held during the summer, Frosh Camp is an opportunity to help students to prepare for
their transition to college. It is also a wonderful introduction to the University
and to being a Tiger! For more information, please click here. Make sure to sign up early, as space is limited and the sessions fill quickly.