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April 28, 2018
9:00 am—4:00 pm
Join us for our spring open house event – Big Orange Preview, and create your very own Rocky Top experience. Big Orange Preview is a great opportunity to find out more about what UT has to offer you. Attend special interest sessions, take a tour of campus, visit with academic colleges, and meet other future Vols. We can’t wait to see you here on Rocky Top!
Parking will be in the G-10, located directly beside Thompson Boling Arena. Enter the parking area from Phillip Fulmer Way. For GPS, enter 1550 Phillip Fulmer Way. Directional signage will be displayed to help you along. Precise directions can be found at https://goo.gl/maps/KQ6HEqmp2AG2.
Check-in will be at Thompson-Bowling Arena Gate D, upper concourse (take bridge from G-10, or walk through Lot G-5, Lot G30) beginning at 8:30 a.m. (EST).
- Academic College Showcase
- Student Activities Fair
- Residence Hall Tours
- Campus walking tours
SPECIAL INTEREST SESSIONS
- High school juniors
- Admitted students
- Transfer students
- Out of State students
- Financial Aid & Scholarships
- Honors & Scholars
- Campus Life & more
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OVERVIEW (Subject to change)
9:00 a.m. – Organizational & College Browse Session
Visit with representatives from almost 40 departments, colleges, and campus organizations.
10:00 a.m. – Welcome Session
Hear from Admissions & Enrollment Management staff about our amazing university, learn more about the format of Big Orange Preview.
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Academic Showcases & Special Interest Sessions
You will have the opportunity to attend sessions across campus where you will hear directly from colleges and departments to get a more in-depth look at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Faculty, staff, and students will be available to talk to you about your interests, offer tours of academic buildings, and answer your questions.
These sessions will include: Campus Tours, Housing Tours, Academic Colleges, Fraternity & Sorority Life, Honors & Scholars Programs, Transfer Sessions, High school student Sessions, Out of State Sessions, Financial Aid Sessions, and more!