Tuition & Fees

$12,724

$30,914

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
31%
500-599
45%
400-499
15%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
700-800
8%
600-699
36%
500-599
43%
400-499
12%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
30-36
37%
24-29
43%
18-23
19%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
17%
24-29
57%
18-23
25%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
28%
24-29
54%
18-23
18%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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undergraduateRatios

51%

49%

male

female

1
17

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 13,032
Declined + 4,049
Total Received 17,081
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Public

21,863

undergraduate students

5,982

graduate students

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School Facts

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is the state's flagship and largest public university. Founded as a private college in 1794, it became the first campus of the University of Tennessee in 1879. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources; Architecture and Design; Arts and Sciences; College of Business, Communication and Information; Education, Health, and Human Sciences; Engineering; Law; Nursing; Social Work; and Veterinary Medicine. Its 560-acre campus is adjacent to a historic and thriving downtown and just minutes from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 27,845
Established in 1794
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  ALA (American Library Association)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CoA-NA (CoA-NA)
•  CoA-NA (Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  SAF (Society of American Foresters)

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Knoxville, TN

560-acre, suburban campus in Knoxville (population: 183,270). Served by air and bus. Public transportation serves campus.

University of Tennessee at Knoxville
527 Andy Holt Tower
Knoxville, TN 37996

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
33%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
90%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
23 fraternities 16% of male students
 
18 sororities 24% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
54%
Top 1/4
90%
Top 1/2
100%
Bottom 1/2
0%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
31%
500-599
45%
400-499
15%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
700-800
8%
600-699
36%
500-599
43%
400-499
12%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
30-36
37%
24-29
43%
18-23
19%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
17%
24-29
57%
18-23
25%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
28%
24-29
54%
18-23
18%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline November 1 (priority deadline)
December 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 13,032
Declined + 4,049
Total Received 17,081

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
State residency

Not Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Interview
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Kari Alldredge
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
P: 865 974-2184
F: 865 974-1182
admissions@utk.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $10,914
Room & board $10,238
Additional fees $1,810
Books & supplies $1,598
Total $24,560
Average Financial Aid - $12,646
Total with Avg. Aid $11,914

Financial Aid

57%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$12,646

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $27,962,622
State $57,553,903
Institutional $46,278,699
Other external $3,662,646
Total $135,457,870

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional
Other external
Total

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
diving
football
golf
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southeastern Conference (Division I, Football I-A), Conference USA
Mascot
Smokey: Blue-Tic Coon Hound
School colors
orange and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising
Aerospace Engineering
Agricultural Economics
Agricultural Leadership
Agricultural/Resource Economics
Agriculture
Agriculture Leadership/Education/Communications
Animal Science
Anthropology
Arabic
Architecture
Art
Art History
Audiology
Audiology/Speech Pathology
Aviation Systems
Biochemistry/Cell/Molecular Biology
Biochemistry/Cellular/Molecular Biology
Bioengineering/Biomedical Engineering
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Sciences
Biosystems Engineering
Biosystems Engineering Technology
Business Administration
Business Analytics
Business Analytics in Business Administration
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Child/Family Studies
Civil Engineering
Classics
Clinical Laboratory Science
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
College Scholars
College Student Personnel
Communication Studies
Communication/Information
Comparative/Experimental Medicine
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Counseling
Counselor Education
Creative Writing
Ecology/Evolutionary Biology
Economics
Education
Educational Administration
Educational Psychology
Educational Psychology/Research
Electrical Engineering
Energy Science/Engineering
Engineering Science
English
Entomology
Entomology/Plant Pathology
Environmental Engineering
Environmental/Soil Sciences
Epidemiology
Finance
Food Science/Technology
Food/Agriculture Business
Forestry
French
Geography
Geological/Environmental Sciences
Geology
German
Graphic Design
Health Information
Health Outcomes/Policy Research
Higher Education Administration
Hispanic Studies
History
Hotel/Restaurant/Tourism Management
Human Resource Management
Industrial Engineering
Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Information Sciences
Interdisciplinary Programs
Interior Design
Italian
Journalism/Electronic Media
Kinesiology
Kinesiology/Sport Studies
Landscape Architecture
Law
Life Sciences
Logistics
Management
Management Science
Marketing
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Laboratory Science
Microbiology
Modern Foreign Languages
Music
Natural Resources
Natural Resources/Environmental Economics
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing
Nursing Practice
Nursing Science
Nutrition
Nutritional Sciences
Philosophy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Physics
Plant Pathology/Nematology
Plant Science
Plant Sciences
Plant/Soil/Insects
Political Science
Polymer Engineering
Pre-Professional Studies
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Relations
Recreation/Sport Management
Recreation/Sport Management
Reliability/Maintainability Engineering
Religious Studies
Retail Hospitality/Tourism Management
Retail/Consumer Sciences
Russian Studies
School Psychology
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Speech Language Pathology
Statistics
Studio Art
Teacher Education
Theatre
Veterinary Medicine
Wildlife/Fisheries Science
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Undergraduate

79%

21,863
students

Female
49%
10,775

Male
51%
11,088

Graduate

21%

5,982
students

Female
53%
3,148

Male
47%
2,834

undergraduateFull-time

94%

20,569
students

Female
50%
10,187

Male
50%
10,382

undergraduatePart-time

6%

1,294
students

Female
46%
588

Male
54%
706

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
78%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

65%

Transfer applicants accepted

63%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: June 1

Spring: December 1

Summer: April 1

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

95%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 63
Countries most often represented Brazil
Canada
China
Germany
Saudi Arabia
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Thomas W. Broadhead
Professor and Director
865 974-2184
broadhea@utk.edu

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