University of Memphis

Category: Tier 2 research institution | State: TN

About University of Memphis

Located in a quiet residential neighborhood of Memphis, Tennessee, the UofM is a major research institution. What you learn here builds a sense of intellectual engagement that will empower you to make a difference in life and throughout your career. Founded in 1912, we welcome more than 21,000 students to campus every year. Diversity is one of our strengths. Students and faculty come from all over the world to be a part of the UofM experience. The campus boasts 25 Chairs of Excellence and five state-approved Centers of Excellence.

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Why you should attend?

• The University of Memphis takes pride in serving veterans and military-connected students. They benefit from a range of degrees, online courses, seamless transfer of course credits, and academic credit for military service and training. We participate in the Yellow Ribbon scholarship program and assist veterans in maximizing GI Bill entitlements through our Educational Benefits & Certification office. Our Student Veterans Organization fosters a sense of belonging and camaraderie. The Veteran and Military Student Services Department helps service members access resources unique to their experiences. Finally, the UofM promotes the development of future military officers through our ROTC programs.


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A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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