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We Are Awesome

Here is why.

  • UT’s partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory yields world-leading expertise in high-performance computing, materials research, and nanotechnology.

    Office of the System President
  • One of the nation’s oldest collegiate band programs, UT’s Pride of the Southland Band has represented Tennessee in 15 presidential inaugurations dating back to 1965.

    School of Music 2016
  • Eight Pulitzer Prize winning writers have connections to UT. Their work includes public service, reporting, play writing, fiction, scientific research, and history.

    Pulitizer Prize
  • A combination of 9 UT students and alumni have earned Rhodes Scholarships for scholarly achievements, character, commitment to others, and leadership potential.

    The Rhodes Trust 2020
  • UT teams have won a total of 196 SEC championship titles.

    Southeastern Conference 2018
  • For the second straight year, a combination of 17 UT students and alumni received Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards to study and teach in cities around the globe.

    Fulbright US Student Program 2020
  • The Tickle College of Engineering’s undergraduate program is ranked 34th among all public universities and 63rd nationally.

    U.S. News and World Report 2021
  • UT is a designated Tree Campus, part of a national effort that honors universities for promoting healthy trees and engaging in conservation.

    Arbor Day Foundation 2019
  • The undergraduate accounting program in the Haslam College of Business ranks 24th among public schools and 52nd nationally.

    U.S. News and World Report 2021
  • The undergraduate Computer Science program in the Tickle College of Engineering ranked 40th among public schools and 71st among all universities.

    U.S. News and World Report 2021
  • The undergraduate Supply Chain Management program in the Haslam College of Business is ranked 5th in the nation.

    U.S. News and World Report 2021
  • UT is ranked 52nd among all public universities and 112th nationally.

    U.S. News and World Report 2021
  • A total of 4,223 UT Volunteers broke the world’s record for the largest human letter by forming a giant power T on the field at Neyland Stadium on March 29, 2017.

    Guiness World Records
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