158 E. Main Street Henderson, TN 38340-2399 731-989-6651
http://www.fhu.edu/ admissions@fhu.edu
About Freed-Hardeman University
  • Year of Foundation 1869
  • Size of Campus 122 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Church of Christ
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,500
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 50%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $13,192
  • Room and Board $6,560
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 1,428
Freed-Hardeman University is a private institution, associated with churches of Christ, dedicated to moral and spiritual values, academic excellence, and service in a friendly, supportive environment. The purpose of the University is to provide every student an education permeated with these Christian values. Aims In accomplishing its purpose, the university pursues the following three aims: Freed-Hardeman provides higher education with a Christian perspective: • by recognizing the Bible as the inspired and authoritative Word of God • by presenting Jesus, the Christ, as the model for personal behavior, • by viewing each person as a special creation of God, possessing an everlasting soul, with ultimate accountability to God, • by promoting racial harmony, religious unity, and respect for individual differences through Christian love and biblical teaching, and • by offering programs, activities, and worship opportunities that strengthen the university community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Makin' Music, Interface, Homecoming Weekend, Annual Advisory Board Dinner, FHU Student Lectureship, FHU Lectureship
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi National Honor Scholarship Society, Delta Mu Delta, NBsS-AERho, Alpha Psi Omega, Honors College
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Preachers' Club, Evangelism Forum, Tabitha Club, Missions Group, Youth Workers' Club, IMPACT Team
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural club
  • Setting Rural
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Distance to nearest train Memphis, TN (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Jackson, TN (17)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Memphis, TN (90), Nashville, TN (146)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 75%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 18%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 14%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 71%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (44%), men's dorms (39%), apartment for single students (16%), special housing for international students (1%)
Campus Services
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books 31,168
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 129,595
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 43,267
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 690
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities Member of the West Tennessee Academic Library Consortium; Restoration collection available on campus
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 239,178
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 33%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 66%
  • Employed Students after 2 years 75%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 75%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural