University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Fast Facts

  • School Size

    Large

  • Tuition

    $30,000—$35,000 Year

  • Affiliation

    Public

  • Type of School

    University

  • Student Body Gender

    Co-ed

  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students

    Yes

  • Conditional Admission Available

    Yes

  • Top Programs

    Business, Engineering, Agricultural Studies

  • Setting

    City

  • Accreditation and Certification

    EnglishUSA Member, UCIEP Member, SACS

  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Apartment, Dormitory

  • Test Scores

    TOEFL: 70+ , IELTS: Band 6.5+, Duolingo: 100+

  • Social Media

WELCOME TO THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE

You belong at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The University of Tennessee (UT) is a place to learn and a place to grow. Join our community of students from 100+ countries!

WHY UT?

"If you’re looking for an incredible value, an incredible community that Is investing in people to come here and learn, UT’s the place be."

  • FOLLOW YOUR PASSION - Choose from over 360 undergraduate degree options.
  • FIND YOUR COMMUNITY - Make friends and memories through on-campus events, more than 400 student organizations, 40 fraternities & sororities, and 35 club sports.
  • BE SUPPORTED - With a 17:1 student to faculty ratio, faculty support students to engage in research and creative endeavors.
  • LEARN WITH THE BEST - Ranked 52nd among all public universities and 112th nationally, according to the 2021 U.S. News and World Report.

LOCATION

Knoxville is a safe and friendly city, with a pleasant climate.

A short walk or trolley ride from our campus is downtown Knoxville, a friendly Southern city with shops, restaurants, and plenty of entertainment. Outdoor adventure is also nearby, with the Tennessee River and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park - the most-visited national park in the United States.

HOUSING

University Housing is much more than a bed, a desk, and a roof over your head.

We provide safe, comfortable spaces you’ll be happy to call home during your time at UT—spaces where you’ll sleep, eat, study, play, discover friends, and make great memories!

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

We are here to assist you throughout the application process

  • Go Vols Application or the Common Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • English Proficiency
  • Optional: Recommendation Letters & Supporting Statement

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

YOUR SUCCESS IS OUR SUCCESS

We're here to provide you a high-quality education that is valuable and affordable.

  • International Volunteer Scholarship ($10,000 - $18,000)
  • International Tennessee Explore Scholarship ($4,000 - $7,500)
  • International Beacon Scholarship ($4,000 - $18,000)
  • Global Ambassador Scholarship ($10,000 - $15,000)

These scholarships are for the 2021–22 academic year. Scholarship programs are reviewed annually and may change for future academic years.

LEARN ENGLISH

The University of Tennessee’s English Language Institute (ELI) offers all levels of English language learning.

Do you want to:

  • Improve your English ability?
  • Study at a college or university in the USA?
  • Speak better English for your work?
  • Better understand American culture?
  • Improve your TOEFL score?

ELI WILL HELP YOU MEET YOUR GOALS

QUESTIONS?

We are happy to answer your questions and provide more information

intlugadmit@utk.edu

https://admissions.utk.edu/apply/international-students/

EnglishUSA Member UCIEP Member
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University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
320 Student Services Building
Knoxville TN 37996
P: 865-974-1111
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