Admissions | Cumberland University



Cumberland University offers more than 100 different degree programs to choose from, meaning you can rise and pursue the career you want with a degree from CU. Before your academic journey can begin, you first have to apply and be accepted. Don’t feel overwhelmed. We’re here to answer all of your questions to be sure you feel confident and ready for the next step. Whether you’re an incoming freshman, transfer student or graduate student, we have enrollment specialists who guide you through the entire admissions process. Check out the guide below to learn how to become a Phoenix in just eight easy steps.

Admissions In 8 Easy Steps
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"I instantly felt a sense of camraderie because of the diversity, sociability, and fellowship on campus."

- Carlos Tirado, CU Class of 2019

Experience Preview Day

The Cumberland University invites interested students and parents to visit our campus for Preview Day! The day will include conversations about college planning, academic programs, scholarships and financial aid, and most importantly, information about why you should become part of the CU family. You'll meet Cumberland students who will discuss several aspects of college life. You'll meet faculty members who will talk about our programs of study. You'll tour our academic, housing and athletics complexes. You'll enjoy a day on our beautiful campus, eat with us and learn all about CU.

  • Learn about Cumberland University
  • Ask CU Students questions about college life at CU
  • Talk with Professors
  • Tour Campus
  • Enjoy lunch with "future" classmates
  • Explore life at Cumberland University

"Our graduates have gone on to achieve extraordinary things in their careers and in their communities."

Dr. Bill McKee, Provost