Location
Nashville, TN
Undergrads
5,255
Tuition (in-state)
$18,954 ($6,426)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Reviews 1146 total reviews with an average rating of 3.3

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4 College Senior

Overall Experience: I love my school! Its a great community to be around and a lot of diversity!!

3 College Senior

Off-Campus Dining: Its the typical food chains, kfc,tacobell, pizza hut same thing on campus..

3 College Freshman

Athletics: I love my school spirit

4 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: Everyone is fine to my standards but I love to dress in style and class. I'm very outgoing, so I know that people will love to be around me because I'm every funny.

4 College Freshman

Campus Dining: The reason why it's great because I love Chick-Fil-A

3 College Freshman

Scholarships: It's not enough money to finance me for college.

3 College Senior

Campus Dining: It's fine, probably would be better with more variety.

3 College Senior

Diversity: There's a lot of diversity on campus, but it depends on what major you are in to really notice the diversity.

College Senior

Scholarships: The unfortunate thing is that most people who enroll have some sort of problem with their financial aid. It's just the process.

3 College Senior

Nightlife: I am not interested in parties. I have no knowledge of them.

3 College Senior

Facilities: Student center is cool when it isn't crowded, and not really interested in many campus events or activities.

3 College Senior

Campus Housing: I find living on campus okay. It's close to my classes and I am not bothered by people.

3 College Senior

Greek Life: I am not interested in Greek life on campus.

College Senior

Off-Campus Housing: I don't know anything about off-campus housing.

College Senior

Majors: I would like to have an internship, but I just have not received much help to get one either for my major, or in general.

4 College Senior

Majors: Getting into the psychology program is easy, as long as you know for certain what you are getting into. The music program can be difficult for some if you are not able to understand the music terminology and/or performing in multiple ensembles.

3 College Senior

Health & Safety: I feel pretty safe on campus.

College Senior

Guys & Girls: I don't really pay attention to the other students on campus, unless they are in the music department.

4 College Senior

Overall Experience: All the professors I have had so far in my matriculation through Tennessee State have been knowledgeable in their expertise for my courses.

3 College Senior

Overall Experience: When I go to get help, it's fine, but the opportunities presented are not as broad, especially for the performing and visual arts interests.

4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: it's very great and people friendly campus.

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: the apartments near school are priced very nicely!

3 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: they try to make it safe environment.

2 College Sophomore

Scholarships: like any other school. it moves very slow and you have to constantly call.

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4 College Sophomore

Facilities: it's really great, probably the best thing and part about the school.

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Stephanie Richardson
Hometown
Tuskegee, AL
Major
Art Concentration Graphic Design, Minor Communications concentration in Journalism
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Students at TSU seem to be happy with their experiences thus far. The school has its issues, such as parking and problems with administration, but on the whole, students feel it is a good school and they have no regrets. The University's motto is "Students Matter Most," and they truly try to aid students in any way they can. The teachers are excellent; although some could be a little more outgoing, the majority really tries to help students to get the education they are paying for. There is a good balance between academics and socializing as well, and TSU students know when to party and when to study. There are a few exceptions, but most students do not allow their social lives to interfere with their grades because their education is important to them. However, students are not afraid to blow off class for the fall and winter breaks to go home early, and they are not shy about heading out early on a Friday for a Tigers road game! There are a few improvements that could be made such as parking, registration, and some building renovations, but most of TSU's drawbacks are related to the same problems the city itself has. The administration seems like they are trying to better the school, and former-president Hefner was adamant about fundraisers and programs that brought money to the school for its improvements. There is one aspect that needs to change and that is the enrollment and registration process. It is difficult for an incoming student to know where to go and who to contact, and the administration could be much more helpful in aiding students with registration and updating them on their financial aid status. TSU students are satisfied with the school as a whole, and in order to get the best ideas of what to do and not to do, talk to the students. TSU students are friendly, energetic, and always able to help someone
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