Experience Tanzania

Go on a ten-day safari led by special hosts, UT President Joe DiPietro and his wife. You’ll visit three of the country’s finest game parks, stay in select safari lodges, and visit the “cradle of mankind,” where 1.8 million-year-old fossils were discovered. Read more.

Journey to Cuba

Explore Havana, the lively city where Cuba’s cultural and political heritage is concentrated, with alumni and friends this January. You’ll also visit Cuba’s countryside and colonial south, with stops in Cienfuegos and Trinidad, both UNESCO World Heritage sites. Read more.

Your Service Our Freedom

The Office of Alumni Affairs invites all veteran alumni and friends to join us as we honor you for your unwavering service to our county. As veterans, you continue a tradition of service that earned the state of Tennessee its reputation as the Volunteer State.

Join us the weekend of November 2-3 for activities, including a parade, East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Tour and lunch, an appreciation dinner, and a tailgate party.

Registration is available online at

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 865-974-3011.

Tennessee Tailgate

It’s Tailgate Time in Tennessee! The ultimate tailgating experience on Rocky Top starts at Tailgate Tennessee, the official full-service tailgate park of Tennessee football. Whether you’re getting together with a few friends, or hosting a larger group, Tailgate Tennessee offers several affordable tailgate packages that provide all the fun with none of the hassle. You bring the crowd, Tailgate Tennessee does the rest! Learn more.