Christian Brothers University (CBU)

Memphis, TN

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Christian Brothers University

Christian Brothers University

Christian Brothers University Student Essentials

Christian Brothers University Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Buccaneer
Website: www.cbu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $27,290
Out-of-State Tuition: $27,290
Retention Rate: 72%
Enrollment: 2,232
Year Established: 1871

About CBU

A private, Catholic school, Christian Brothers University offers high-ranking traditional and alternative academics in an environment that’s committed to nurturing students intellectually, spiritually and morally.

Located in Memphis, Tennessee, Christian Brothers offers bachelor’s degrees in a range of subjects including the liberal arts, education and the computer, engineering, natural and behavioral sciences.

Christian Brothers also has an alternative evening program for working adults. Students in this program may earn a bachelor’s in Teacher Education, Business, Nursing or Psychology.

Graduate programs include Catholic Studies, Business Administration, Engineering and a Physician’s Assistance program.

Student life is committed, in part, to helping students nurture their Catholic commitment to spirituality, faith and service. In fulfillment of this commitment there are numerous volunteer, community service, worship, and campus ministry opportunities. Other student life offerings include student government and clubs of personal interest.

Christian Brothers has different admissions requirements for freshmen, transfer students and graduate applicants. Financial aid is available to eligible students and may include a combination of scholarships and loans to help cover tuition.

CBU Map & Location

Christian Brothers University
650 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104


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Getting Around CBU

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Memphis, TN

Winter
Dec
52
35
Jan
50
33
Feb
55
37
Spring
Mar
64
44
Apr
73
53
May
81
62
Summer
Jun
89
70
Jul
92
74
Aug
91
73
Fall
Sep
85
65
Oct
74
54
Nov
63
44

CBU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,591
Freshman Class 351
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,232

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 4%
  • African American: 36%
  • Caucasian: 47%
  • Asian: 5%
  • Unknown and Other: 8%
Latino 4%
African American 36%
Caucasian 47%
Asian 5%
Unknown and Other 8%

Undergraduate 71%
Graduate 29%
Full-Time 87%
Part-Time 13%
Women 52%
Men 48%
International 3%
Domestic 97%

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