Complete the Free Online Application
Applying means you'll receive more personal attention from your Regional Admissions Director, earlier consideration for scholarships and special mailings containing information of specific interest to you.
Sign up for a Personalized Campus Visit
A campus visit is an extremely important part of finding the school that is the right fit for you, and is the only way to truly understand the unique experience of FHU.When you sign up, you can let us know exactly what you want to do while you're on campus. Your visit will be personalized to you!
First Time Students
High school seniors and dual enrollment students transitioning to full time undergraduate students and being considered for admission to FHU must submit the following:
Official three-year, three-and-one-half-year, or four-year high school transcript. Initial academic scholarships will be based on a three-year transcript, but a completed four-year transcript must be submitted at the conclusion of your senior year. Your guidance counselor will be able to send FHU your official transcript. The minimum GPA requirement for unconditional admission is 2.25 on a 4-point scale. Students seeking admission with less than a 2.25 GPA will have admission materials reviewed by the Academic Review Committee.
Homeschooled students should submit an academic transcript that includes a calculated GPA and the following requirements:
Math - 4 courses, including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, and a fourth higher-level math course
English - 4 courses
Science - 3 courses
Social Studies - 3 courses
Official ACT, SAT, and/or CLT scores. Test scores are used for scholarship and admittance purposes. When you take these tests please request that your scores be sent to FHU by entering the FHU school code (see below), or you may submit an official high school transcript that includes your test scores.
The minimum ACT score for unconditional admission is a 19
The minimum SAT score for unconditional admission is 980
The minimum CLT score is a composite 64 with 13+ Quantitative and 57+ Verbal Reasoning + Grammar and Writing
Students seeking admission who do not meet minimum score requirements will have admission materials reviewed by the Academic Review Committee.
Steps to Enrollment
Request Official Test Scores
Request ACT Scores Online
ACT Phone Number: 319-337-1313
FHU ACT School Code: 003962
Request SAT Scores Online
SAT Phone Number: 1-800-SAT-SCOR
FHU ACT School Code: 1230
Request CLT Scores Online
CLT Phone Number: 844-925-8392
Complete the FAFSA
Opens October 1
FHU FAFSA school code: 003492
Every student is a candidate for some type of financial aid. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid allows the university to determine financial aid need, and it is the only way to determine eligibility for grants, federal loans, FHU scholarships, federal work-study, and most other financial aid options.
Complete the Housing Form
Dorm requests are prioritized by the date your housing preference form and enrollment pledges are received. Those seeking off-campus housing should contact the Office of Student Services to determine eligibility.
Complete the Health Form
All students are required to complete and submit a student health form. The form may be scanned and emailed, mailed, or faxed to FHU Admissions at email@example.com, 731-989-6953.
Office of Admissions
158 East Main Street
Henderson, TN 38340
Submit $250 Enrollment Pledge
The Enrollment Pledge confirms that you will attend FHU, guarantees you a place in our incoming class, allows you to set up a registration appointment, and is required for all new students. Enrollment pledges are due May 1 for the fall semester and November 1 for the spring semester. Pledges received after the deadline are accepted only if space is available in the incoming class.
Register for Classes
Students enrolling for fall semesters participate in a new student registration event. You may schedule a registration appointment through your Regional Admissions Director after you have paid an enrollment pledge. Attending new student registration does not exclude you from attending Welcome Home, INTERFACE, or other activities for the fall.
Accept Awards and Complete Financial Aid Documents
All student accounts must be settled before the student arrives on move-in day. Student accounts may be settled by ensuring that awards are accepted online and all required documents have been submitted to the Office of Student Financial Services. Required documents are specific to each student and will be included in the Award Package along with a checklist that includes information on how and where to file the required documents. If a student's account is not completely covered with student aid, a student may choose to set up a payment plan through Tuition Management Systems or make a payment through the Office of Student Financial Services with cash, check, or credit card. A student who arrives to move-in day with a balance on his or her account will be asked to stop and make payment arrangements through the Office of Student Financial Services before heading to the dorms. For questions regarding your account, please contact the Office of Student Financial Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 731-989-6662.
Check out the Affordability eBook for more information!
Create Student Access
If you did not create your login during class registration. This will allow you to access your FHU student email, Canvas, and other services at FHU.
Register Your Car
If you are going to park a car on campus. You will pick up your car tag during move-in day. You must first create your online access before registering your car.
Welcome Home! Move-in day check in Is August 14. Once you have checked-in you can move in to your dorm. FHU faculty, staff, and students will be waiting to help you move into your dorm.
Learn what to pack for your college dorm.
INTERFACE is FHU's new student and transfer orientation. Small group activities are planned for your first four days on campus. Games, devotionals, dinner in faculty homes, canoeing, a night out in Jackson, TN are all part of the week's activities that will kick-off your time as an FHU student.
NON-DISCRIMINATORY POLICY AS TO STUDENTS
Freed-Hardeman University admits qualified students of any race, age, sex, religion, disability, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Freed-Hardeman does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, religion, disability, race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
Based upon this commitment, Freed-Hardeman University follows the principle of non-discrimination and operates within applicable federal and state laws. As a recipient of federal financial assistance, Freed-Hardeman University is required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, as amended, not to discriminate on the basis of sex in its admission policies, treatment of students, employment practice or educational programs, except as required by religious tenets of the churches of Christ.
158 East Main Street
Henderson, TN 38340
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5565 Shelby Oaks Drive
Memphis, TN 38134
855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
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