Visit our home sweet home!

You’ll find a place that feels like home the moment you set foot on Rocky Top. Campus is filled with energy and tradition, but it’s also easy to find green spaces and quiet corners for study and relaxation. Just off campus, you’ll find a friendly Southern city and plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure.

Explore Our Campus

There’s an undeniable vibe on Rocky Top packed with excitement, opportunity, and hospitality. The best way to feel it is to experience it for yourself!


Come see for yourself what all the hype is about at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. You’ll feel the energy and witness the undeniable beauty on our campus.

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Our Big Orange events are designed just for YOU! They’re your opportunity to learn more about the admissions process at UT, meet fellow future Vols, and ask your questions!

Virtual Tour

Can’t make it to campus for an in-person tour? Take a virtual tour of campus instead! Our student ambassadors will show you all the campus highlights so you can experience Rocky Top from the comfort of your home.

Self-Guided Tours

Our self-guided tours are a great opportunity to explore Rocky Top and get familiar with our campus at your own pace! We’ll provide you with all you need for a successful tour, which includes our self-guided tour packet, parking instructions, things to do in Knoxville, where to stay, and more! The approximate self-guided tour walking time is two hours.

Get to Know Knoxville

Knoxville has something for everyone. We’re known for our outdoor adventures and the proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains, a diverse music scene with live bands in our downtown pubs and venues, and an ever-growing culinary landscape regularly providing locals with something new to try. Lively, fun, and friendly–there’s no wonder so many want to call Knoxville their home, sweet home.

Chat with Current Students

Learn more about life as a Volunteer from our current Vols with similar interests, majors, or hometowns as you! Click the button below to chat now.