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Attending the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus

How do I become a student at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus?

Students at the U of M Lambuth Campus are admitted to the University of Memphis at large and are able to attend classes online and at any of the U of M's locations, including Lambuth; however, a number of complete undergraduate and graduate programs of study are offered at Lambuth. More programs will be added according to community and workforce needs. Listed below are links to more information:

If you have additional questions about attending the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus, contact us at 731-427-4725 or 901-678-5087 or email us at lambuth@memphis.edu.

I am interested in transferring from another institution to the University of Memphis and attending classes at Lambuth.  Will my credits transfer?

The University of Memphis has made articulation agreements with a large number of institutions of higher learning.  To see if your credits will transfer to the University of Memphis, visit the transfer equivalency table section of the U of M Admissions website.

If you have additional questions about transferring to the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus, contact us at 731-427-4725 or 901-678-5087 or email us at lambuth@memphis.edu.

How do I set up a campus visit?

Scheduling a visit to the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus is quick and easy. Call us at 731-427-4725 or sign up on line. Campus tours are scheduled for Thursdays at 10:30 am, Fridays at 9:30 am, and on the first Saturday of every month at 11:00 am (with the exception of holidays and University closings).

If you have a group of 8 or more, please call 731-425-1904.

Finding campus is easy—simply follow our Directions to the Lambuth Campus.

I have been admitted, what do I need to do now?

First, activate your University of Memphis email account—this is the official form of communication for the U of M. Have your acceptance letter in hand and contact the Help Desk at 901-678-8888.

Next, first time freshmen should register for New Student Orientation; sign-ups begin in April 2013. Visit our Orientation website for details. Trensfer students should contact us at 731-427-4725 to set up an appointment with your advisor.

Finally, be sure that you have applied for financial aid. Visit the Financial Aid Office website for more information.

Is on-campus housing available?

Yes. For more information, please see the campus housing page. For questions about housing, contact Beth Ann Simpson at 731-425-1951 or Peter Groenendyk at 901-678-2295.

 Are there dining facilities available at the Lambuth Campus?

Yes, dining options are available at the Lambuth Campus.

The Follett Bookstore and Coffee Shop (located in the Wilder Student Union building) is open Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm and Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

The Wilder Student Union Bistro will be open during regular semesters with hours on Monday - Thursday from 8:00 am - 7:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

 Does the University offer services for parents of prospective and current students?

Yes. Please visit the umparents page to see all available services.

Current University of Memphis Students

I am currently a U of M student attending the Main Campus, but I would like to attend the U of M Lambuth Campus. Do I need to transfer?

As a University of Memphis student, you have the option to take classes on the U of M Lambuth Campus or any other U of M site, including the Main Campus. After meeting with your advisor, simply register for your course at the location(s) you select.

If you would like to live in the residence hall on the U of M Lambuth Campus, please visit our campus housing page for more information and to apply for housing.

How do I purchase books?

The University of Memphis Bookstore opened a Lambuth Campus store August 15, 2012. The bookstore is located in the Wilder Student Union building. It is open Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm and Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Their direct phone number is 731-425-1958 or the switchboard for U of M Lambuth Campus is 731-427-4725.

Is the Library open?

The Luther L. Gobbel Library is open and more information is provided at our library page.

Does the U of M Lambuth Campus have a Testing Center?

Yes, we do have a testing center. The Testing Center is located in Hyde Hall on the 3rd floor. Contact Ms. Cyndi Hill for detials.

Lambuth University Students and Alumni

How do I request a transcript of the courses I took while attending Lambuth University?

To request an official Lambuth transcript or to authorize the release of your Lambuth University medical records, visit http://www.memphis.edu/registrar/student/records/lambuth.htm.

Employment at Lambuth

I am interested in employment at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus. What do I do?

As full-time or part-time positions become available, they will be posted at http://workforum.memphis.edu.

I am a student and interested in student employment at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus. What do I do?

The University of Memphis does offer student employment through the Federal Work Study Program and the Student Work Program. Student Employment positions will be posted as they become available. For more detailed information on each program, application information, and available positions, please visit the Student Employment website.

What kinds of employee benefits are offered to University of Memphis employees?

Information regarding employee benefits is available at http://bf.memphis.edu/hr/benefits/prospective.php.

Are there any professional development opportunities offered to University of Memphis employees?

There are a myriad of professional development opportunities available. For detailed information, please visit http://bf.memphis.edu/hr/profdev/.

Conducting Business with the University of Memphis

I would like to conduct business with the University of Memphis. How do I go about it?

Please visit the Procurement Services website for information concerning conducting business with the University of Memphis. The site contains a special section titled Vendor Information that should be of particular interest.

Lambuth and its surroundings

Where is the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus located?

The Lambuth campus is nestled on a 57-acre, tree-filled campus in the heart of the Lambuth Area Neighborhood in Jackson, Tennessee. To learn more about Jackson, visit the Chamber of Commerce website at www.jacksontn.com and explore the Lambuth Area Neighborhood Association (LANA) website at www.lanatn.org.

What security measures are in place at the Lambuth campus?

Lambuth is patrolled at all times by University of Memphis security personnel.

Click here for more information about the Lambuth Campus Police Services.

I am a neighbor or community member with a question or concern about the Lambuth Campus. Who do I contact?

If you are a community member or neighbor with a question or concern about the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus, please call 731-427-4725 or 901-678-5087 or email lambuth@memphis.edu.

Does the University of Memphis Lambuth campus have a Facebook page?

Absolutely—be sure to like us on Facebook.

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