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Fisk University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$31,899 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$18,862 tuition
$9,850 on campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$1,587 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$31,899 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$18,862 tuition
$9,850 on campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$1,587 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$15,624 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
98% of students receive aid
62% get federal aid ($5,103 avg)
17% get state aid ($5,803 avg)
91% get institn'l aid ($15,624 avg)
68% get loans ($9,569 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.65% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.65% 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 $19,433 95%
Federal Grant Aid $5,103 62%
Pell Grants $4,692 62%
Other Federal Grants $1,958 13%
Institution Grant Aid $15,624 91%
State Grant Aid $5,803 17%
Student Loans $9,569 68%
Federal Loans $9,496 66%
Other Loans $12,213 2%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$15,620 Y
- Y
- Y
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 $786
Out of State $786


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Anonymous
  • Nov-19-2014 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
  • Jul-02-2014 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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  • Yazjae from Chesapeake, VA
  • Nov-10-2013 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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  • Kiara from Bear, DE
  • Jul-19-2013 I am a current student here

    I have a full academic scholarship to this institution so I can't comment as much on this as some of my peers. However I love this institution and as long as one can afford it they come back for more every semester.

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