College of Law

Visit UT Law

Schedule a Visit

What better way to learn about UT Law than by visiting the campus? We would love to welcome you to campus and our admissions team and student ambassadors will work together to offer you a customized visit.

During your visit, you can tour the College of Law building with a student ambassador, attend a law school class, speak with a professor in your area of interest, meet with a financial aid advisor, and discuss employment with the staff of the Bettye B. Lewis Career Center.

Visits are offered Monday through Friday from mid-September to mid-November in the fall, from mid-January to mid-April in the spring, and on a limited basis during the summer term. To schedule a visit, call the Office of Admissions at 865-974-4131 or email lawadmit@utk.edu. When possible, please give one week’s notice.

Maps and Directions

From McGhee Tyson Airport to Volunteer Hall parking garage (across the street from UT Law). McGhee Tyson Airport has eight major airlines serving nineteen non-stop destinations including: Atlanta, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Orlando, Miami, New York, Chicago, Denver, Washington, and more.

From Nashville International Airport to Volunteer Hall parking garage (across the street from UT Law). Nashville International Airport has ten major airlines serving fifty non-stop destinations including: Boston, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New Orleans, Seattle, and more.

From Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport to Volunteer Hall parking garage (across the street from UT Law). Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport has four major airlines serving eight non-stop destinations: Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Washington DC, Orlando and Tampa/St. Petersburg.

Parking Near Campus

Parking is most readily available in the Volunteer Hall parking garage on White Avenue between 16th Street and James Agee Street. Bring your parking receipt to the Office of Admissions for validation at a reduced cost.

The City of Knoxville also has a number of public parking facilities located in downtown Knoxville near many of the local hotels.

Transportation

The “T” bus system provides free transportation throughout campus, and a free trolley system connects the university with downtown Knoxville. The T-Link is an on demand shuttle service providing safe, nighttime transportation linking UT’s main and agricultural campuses and the Fort Sanders area as far as Grand Avenue (excluding the Cumberland Avenue Strip).

Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) operates buses, trolleys, and para-transit across the city. It carries more than 3.6 million passengers each year.

Local Accommodations

Visitors to the UT campus are eligible for special rates and packages with several nearby hotels. After you register for a campus tour you will receive a confirmation email with details on how to reserve a room at one of our partner hotels and receive special visitors rate.

Please be advised that rates are based upon hotel availability and are unavailable over high-occupancy, sold-out, or blackout dates. All home Tennessee football weekends are considered blackout dates.

Preferred Partner Hotel

Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown World’s Fair Park
The Holiday Inn Downtown is perfectly situated in Downtown Knoxville and within walking distance to campus, Market Square (shopping and restaurants), and many other attractions. The Holiday Inn provides a FREE shuttle to/from campus and the UT Visitors Center. Visitors to UT will receive a discounted rate of $92/night, free parking and internet, and an opportunity to join a unique Holiday Inn rewards program just for our guests.* Visit here for more details and booking.

Partner Hotels

Downtown Hilton

The Hilton Knoxville hotel is located in the heart of downtown Knoxville. Within walking distance of the business district, major offices, World’s Fair Park, and the University of Tennessee—it is perfectly situated for any stay. Visitors to UT will receive a discounted rate of $90/night, free parking and internet, and a 10% off Starbucks coupon.* Visit here for more details and booking.

Hilton Garden Inn

The Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville/University is located just off campus on the popular Cumberland Avenue, or “The Strip” and is within walking distance to most campus offices.  The Garden Inn provides a FREE shuttle to/from campus and the UT Visitors Center. Visitors will receive a discounted rate of $105/night with free breakfast and internet.* Visit here for more details and booking.

Four Points by Sheraton Knoxville Cumberland House Hotel

The Four Points by Sheraton Knoxville Cumberland House Hotel is located in the Fort Sanders Historic District, just steps from the Market Square, World’s Fair Park, and the University of Tennessee. Visitors will receive discounted rates beginning at $99/night with free internet.* Visit here for more details and booking.
*All rates subject to availability