Financial assistance is available to qualifying interns in the Clinical Nutrition
Program. Information may be obtained by either calling Student Aid (901) 678-4825
or visiting the Financial Aid website.
The Department of Residence Life may be reached by calling (901) 678-2295 or visit
The Department of Resident Life and Dining Services website. Contact Beth Egan or Dr. Ruth Williams for information about what areas of Memphis are convenient to the University of Memphis
or the Medical Center. Information about locating an apartment in the Memphis area
can be obtained at City Search.
Health insurance is required of all interns enrolled in the program, with the cost
being paid by the intern. Liability insurance is required. The liability insurance
is obtained by the program and is covered by the internship fee paid by all interns.
The University of Memphis is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's, educational specialist's,
and doctorate degrees.The University of Memphis is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee
Board of Regents (TBR) system, the seventh largest system of higher education in the
nation. The TBR is the governing board for this system which comprises six universities,
14 community colleges and 26 area technology centers. The TBR system enrolls more
than 80 percent of all Tennessee students attending public institutions of higher
education.The University of Memphis offers equal educational opportunity to all persons
without regard to race, religion, sex, creed, color, national origin or disability.
The University does not discriminate on these bases in recruitment and admission of
students or in the operation of any of its programs and activities, as specified by
federal laws and regulations. The designated coordinators for University compliance
with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities
Act of 1990 are the Vice President for Student Affairs and the Equal Employment Compliance
Officer. Information in this document will be provided in alternate format upon request.
The University of Memphis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University. It
is committed to education of a non-racially identifiable student body.