University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

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Tuition & Fees

$13,264

$31,454

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

49%

male

51%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 17,160
Declined 4,604
Total Received 21,764
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Public

23,290

undergraduate students

6,170

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, founded in 1794, the state's research-extensive land-grant institution. Its 600-acre campus is adjacent to a historic and thriving downtown and just minutes from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 29,460
Established in 1794
Coeducational Coeducational

Scholarships

600-acre, suburban campus in Knoxville (population: 187,347). Served by air and bus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: McGhee Tyson Municipal

University of Tennessee at Knoxville
527 Andy Holt Tower
Knoxville
37996

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
34%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Fraternities/Sororities
  • Religious organizations
  • Campus Events Board
  • Black Cultural Programming Committee
  • Student Government Association

Top Events

  • Student Engagement Fair
  • Homecoming
  • Volapalooza

Fun Facts

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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • campus safety educational programs

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
35%
Top 1/4
63%
Top 1/2
88%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
11%
600-699
52%
500-599
33%
400-499
1%
700-800
16%
600-699
41%
500-599
39%
400-499
2%
30-36
29%
24-29
50%
18-23
19%
12-17
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $50
Application deadline August 20
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.96

Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 17,160
Declined 4,604
Total Received 21,764

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
standardized test scores

Important

application essay
rigor of secondary school record

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
recommendation(s)
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

interview
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 55
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $11,332
Room & board $11,482
Additional fees $1,932
Books & supplies $1,598
Other fees $4,002
Total $30,346

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

Scholarships

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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Bowling, Field hockey, Racquetball, Sand volleyball, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Water polo, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Bowling, Field hockey, Racquetball, Sand volleyball, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Water polo, Weight lifting

Club Sports Men

Equestrian sports, Fencing, Gymnastics, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Rock climbing, Rowing, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Triathlon, Wrestling

Club Sports Women

Equestrian sports, Fencing, Gymnastics, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Rock climbing, Rowing, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Triathlon, Wrestling

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
Agricultural Business and Management, General
Agricultural Engineering
Agricultural and Extension Education Services
Animal Sciences, General
Anthropology
Architecture
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Statistics
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering, General
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Commercial and Advertising Art
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Consumer Economics
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
English Language and Literature, General
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Food Science
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Forestry, General
French Language and Literature
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Language and Literature
History, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Industrial Engineering
Interior Design
Italian Language and Literature
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Materials Engineering
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music, General
Natural Resource Economics
Nuclear Engineering
Philosophy
Physics, General
Plant Sciences, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Public Relations/Image Management
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Social Work
Sociology
Soil Chemistry and Physics
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Statistics, General
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

29,460

total students

82%

in-state

18%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

79%

23,290
students

Female
51%
11,898

Male
49%
11,392

21%

6,170
students

Female
55%
3,374

Male
45%
2,796

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

94%

22,018
students

Female
52%
11,339

Male
48%
10,679

6%

1,272
students

Female
44%
559

Male
56%
713

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 87%
Student 4 year graduation rate 52%
Student 5 year graduation rate 17%
Student 6 year graduation rate 3%

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
78%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

1,376

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 1

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • 24 hour library
  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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