Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 2
Academic Electives 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
2000 North Parkway
Memphis
TN
38112-1690
Phone
(800) 844-5969
Fax
(901) 843-3719
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
January 15, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
Recommended for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Recommendations X
Relation with Alumnus X
Ethnicity X
Geographic Residence X
Academic GPA X
Essay X
Interview X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Class Rank X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
45% of 5,207 applicants were admitted
Women
48% of 2,935 applicants were admitted
Men
40% of 2,272 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
517 (22%) of 2,328 admitted students enrolled
Women
304 (22%) of 1,412 admitted students enrolled
Men
213 (23%) of 916 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
1,237
Students Accepting Wait List Position
332
Students Admitted From Wait List
74
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
62%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
6%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 600-730 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
35%
Score of 600 - 700
43%
Score of 500 - 600
21%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 620-700 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
29%
Score of 600 - 700
59%
Score of 500 - 600
12%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
29 average, 27-32 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
48%
Score of 24 - 29
48%
Score of 18 - 23
4%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 52%
Top quarter: 83%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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