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Fisk University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$34,170 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,624 tuition
$10,790 on campus room & board
$1,900 books and supplies
$1,856 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$34,170 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,624 tuition
$10,790 on campus room & board
$1,900 books and supplies
$1,856 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$16,814 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
56% get federal aid ($5,231 avg)
13% get state aid ($5,141 avg)
91% get institn'l aid ($16,814 avg)
68% get loans ($6,632 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.66% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.66% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $20,224 93%
Federal Grant Aid $5,231 56%
Pell Grants $4,653 55%
Other Federal Grants $2,010 18%
Institution Grant Aid $16,814 91%
State Grant Aid $5,141 13%
Student Loans $6,632 68%
Federal Loans $6,454 65%
Other Loans $10,637 3%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$15,620 Y
- Y
- Y
- N Y Y N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: July 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Fisk University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1000 17th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37208-4501
(615) 329-8500
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $817
Out of State $817


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Anonymous
  • I am a current student here

    As much as I love Fisk, it is very costly, but not customer friendly, being that students are essentially customers of the business.When a student complains, actions may never be taken, leaving many people left upset. For this reason, many people transfer from Fisk.

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  • Tyana from Stockton, CA
  • I am a current student here

    If you come from a small urban place then Fisk will definitely suit you well. With every new place you go you will always have to adjust, and you will know if Fisk is the place for you or not.

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  • 5
  • Yazjae from Chesapeake, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I have a Presidential Scholarship here (a full ride), and almost EVERYONE I know here has some type of scholarship. Fisk is worth every penny, though.

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