Mission

The UT System’s delivery of education, discovery, outreach and public service contributes to the economic, social and environmental well-being of all Tennesseans.

UTM junior and student vet Michael Johnson

Educate

UT Martin junior Michael Johnson shares his education journey and his dream to help fellow veterans pursue higher education.

The Last Word →
ORNL and UTHSC researchers

Discover

A collaboration between scientists at UTHSC and ORNL results in a potential new treatment for advanced prostate cancer.

Next Generation Research →
Tito Lannom's memorial service

Connect

For 50 years Charlotte Shaw lived with the unknown after her husband’s disappearance in Vietnam. Then an email arrived in her inbox.

Finding the Light →

Everywhere You Look, UT

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West, Middle and East — UT has a tremendous impact on the state of Tennessee and in the lives of its people.

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Initiatives

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

The revised strategic plan sets new data-informed goals and objectives for the UT System through the year 2025.

Strategic Plan Website
Advocacy

Advocacy

UT Advocacy is the official grassroots network of alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends of the University of Tennessee.

UT Advocacy Website
Transparent UT

Transparent UT

The UT System is committed to providing greater and easier access to information for the faculty, staff, students and communities it serves.

Transparent UT Website

Campuses

The University of Tennessee is comprised of campuses at Knoxville, Chattanooga, Martin and the Health Science Center at Memphis.

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UT Knoxville

Knoxville

UT Knoxville generates $1.6 billion in annual income for the state of Tennessee, creates nearly 33,000 jobs, and contributes more than $125 million in tax revenue to the state and local governments.

UT Knoxville Guide
UT Chatanooga

Chattanooga

UT Chattanooga was the state’s only public university named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, the highest federal honor a university can receive for civic engagement.

UTC Guide
UT Martin

Martin

UT Martin has more off-campus centers than any public four-year university in the state and is the university’s largest provider of online education.

UT Martin Guide
UT Health Science Center

Health Science Center

With nearly 3,000 students enrolled at major campuses in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville, plus 1,200 medical resident and fellows in training, UTHSC serves thousands of patients across Tennessee every day.

UTHSC Guide

Institutes

The University of Tennessee is comprised of the statewide Institute of Agriculture and Institute for Public Service

Institute of Agriculture campus entrance

Institute of Agriculture

The UT Institute of Agriculture delivers real life solutions through $54.5 million in research, educational outreach to 3.3 million people and veterinary services to more than 21,000 animals annually. UTIA’s two colleges currently enroll 1,700 students.

UTIA Website
Law Enforcement Innovation Center training

Institute for Public Service

The statewide Institute for Public Service helps Tennessee companies generate $817 million annually to the state economy, answers more than 28,000 requests for assistance and trains 15,000 municipal, county and state employees, manufacturers and law enforcement personnel.

IPS Website

Employees

The University of Tennessee employs more than 12,000 people in Tennessee with its workforce distributed across all 95 counties.