Established in 1912 as a teacher training college, The University of Memphis has grown into one of the largest comprehensive universities in the southeast United States. Ten percent of students live on campus. Total enrollment: 20,668. See All 12 Photos
Main CampusMemphis, Tennessee, United States Campus Website20,000+ on Campus250,000+ residents in MemphisLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Located in a residential area of Memphis, the 18th largest U.S. city, the beautifully landscaped campus is easily accessible to shopping, recreation, and entertainment. Known for its musical heritage and cultural traditions, Memphis is a city rich in museums and theatres, fine food, and casual dining. Annual events and attractions include the Memphis in May International Music Festival, The Beale Street Music Festival, the Mid-South Fair, and more.
The University of Memphis also has a variety of student organizations to join.