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Feel the energy of Big Orange Country and find out more about living and learning at the University of Tennessee.

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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

We are the Tennessee Volunteers.
We light the way for others.

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Your Own Path

Study what you love while working alongside expert faculty in a supportive atmosphere emphasizing hands-on research and service–learning.

Find out a few things that Vols love about UT! From making friends on campus to exploring Knoxville’s lively downtown and the great outdoors.

See what students LOVE ABOUT UT!

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This is
Rocky Top

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Become a part of the Volunteer family with a global network of 260,000+ alumni ready to make connections and open doors for students and new graduates.

Invest in
Your Future

Guided by our mission of making sure education is within reach, we are committed to investing in your future too.


first-year students receive financial aid and scholarships


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Dreams + Opportunity = Success

KoJak Wells, the first in his family to graduate from college, went from the stock room to a Fortune 500 company.

Become a Volunteer