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12:1

Student to
teacher ratio
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1000+

University total enrollment
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3.5

Average
Student GPA
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1200

Average SAT
Test Scores
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#1

academic stewardship
(Forbes)

Achieving academic excellence since 1866

Fisk University has stood the test of time for more than 150 years. True excellence beams from this illustrious campus. Here, we produce true leaders and scholars that are ready to change the world. The university has been known as the Golden Standard for supporting our students' intellectual needs.

Campus buildings along the street
23February2024

St. Jude Event

Jubilee Hall, Appleton Room
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Campus buildings along the street
23February2024

How to Make Horchata

Spence Hall, Multipurpose Room
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Campus buildings along the street
23February2024

Bible Study – Gadites

Park Johnson, Room 122
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A rich tradition of excellence

Probably no single institution has played so central a role as Fisk in the shaping of black learning and culture in America. The Fisk tradition of leadership and excellence continued throughout the 20th century and is being carried on today.