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The moment you set foot on Rocky Top, you’ll find a place that feels like home. 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 opportunity for outdoor adventure.

Explore Our Campus

Launch Experience

On-Campus Tours

See the beauty and feel the energy of our campus for yourself.

For the health and safety of you and your guests, please review our Campus Tour Safety Guidelines prior to your visit.

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Virtual Tour Videos

Let our student ambassadors show you the highlights of our campus.

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Self-Guided Walking Tour

Explore our beautiful scenery and iconic spots at your own pace.

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Connect to the Campus Community

Chat with a Current Student or Staff Member

Have questions? Chat with us anytime 24/7! We try our very best to respond to all messages within one business day.

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Live Admissions Information Session

Get the scoop on everything you need to know to become a Tennessee Volunteer.

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Live Student Panel

Find out what life is like at UT and what you need to know to get here.

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Join in on these fun and interactive events to learn about UT.

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Guide to Our Colleges

Find out which college is right for you through our virtual and in-person opportunities.

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Get to Know Knoxville

Market Square in downtown Knoxville.

What to eat, where to stay, what to do. Find out more about the city we call home sweet home.

From museums and shopping to outdoor adventure and nightlife, Knoxville has something for everyone. And it’s all just a short walk or trolley ride from campus.

Explore Knoxville
UT Visitor Guide

A Short Trip to Anywhere

Map showing distances to Knoxville.

A weekend trip to Knoxville is closer than you’d think!

Asheville, NC 110 miles
Chattanooga, TN 115 miles
Nashville, TN 180 miles
Atlanta, GA 200 miles
Charlotte, NC 240 miles
Cincinnati, OH 250 miles
Louisville, KY 240 miles
Memphis, TN 390 miles
Charleston, SC 375 miles
St. Louis, MO 500 miles
Washington, DC 500 miles