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Welcome to
Rocky Top

Unrivaled experiences. Hands-on learning. Caring professors. UT is the place for you.

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The Tennessee Volunteers during game three of the 2024 NCAA Baseball Super Regionals

Hello win column!

Vol baseball is headed to the finals of the College World Series.

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.

Living and learning at UT is an experience like no other. Hear from our students how community, faculty, and the Volunteer spirit make all the difference.

find out why students are glad they chose 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.


of 2023 first-year students received financial aid and scholarships from federal, UT, and private sources


in aid offered to undergrad students in 2022

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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.

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