Tennessee students paid $16,730 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $960 more than the $15,770 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 96 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 754 students received grants or scholarships totaling $8.86 million and 697 students took out student loans totaling more than $4.4 million.
Including all undergraduates, 3,415 students used grants or scholarships totaling $30.55 million. Another 3,018 took out $23.28 million in federal student loans.