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Fisk University

Fisk University
1000 17th Avenue, North
Nashville, TN 37208-3051

Official telephone: (615) 329-8665
Fax number: (615) 329-8576
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Year established: 1866
Type of school: historically Black, private (nonprofit)
Programs: 4-year undergraduate, upper division, graduate school
Religious affiliation: no
Campus enrollment: 805 students
Coeducational information: coeducational institution
Location description: in or near a major city (pop. 300,000 or more)
Application fee: $25

Street address: Fisk University
1000 17th Avenue, North
Nashville, TN 37208-3051
Mailing address: Fisk University
1000 17th Avenue, North
Nashville, TN 37208-3051
Main telephone numbers: 615 329-8665
615 329-8576 (fax)

Main homepage:

FICE number: 00349000

Fisk, founded as the Fisk School in 1866, is a private, historically black, liberal arts university. Its 40-acre campus, listed with the National Register of Historical Landmarks, is located on a hill overlooking downtown Nashville.

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