Vols listen and learn from one another, and step forward together.
A student organization gives students opportunities to get outside, serve others, and catch fish.
Students explore their leadership potential through the Volunteer Impact Academy.
From the moment students first arrive on campus, the Jones Center for Leadership and Service provides them with the opportunity to be a part of something bigger than themselves.
Jack Neely (’81) has a passion for educating people about UT’s history and that of its hometown, Knoxville.
Vols roll up their sleeves and take learning far beyond the classroom walls.
UT Researcher Dayakar Penumadu is refining the materials of the future.
A scholarship opportunity allows first-generation student Alexis Moreno (’21) to write a new story.
Veterinary public health students learn about the ways humans, animals, and the environment are all interconnected.
Maya Bian’s interdisciplinary work in global health took her to China, where she researched the thesis that led to an international research award.
Frances Garcia is one of countless UT students who have benefited from UT’s partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Looking to make his mark, transfer student and first-generation college graduate KoJak Wells (’20) went from the stock room to a Fortune 500 company.
Vols find growth and opportunity in lighting the way for others—on campus and around the world.
As the founder of UT’s championship-winning VEX U team, Grant Kobes forged a Volunteer legacy in robotics, achieving his vision of leaving behind a world-class program focused on STEM outreach and community service.
Through service and mentorship, graduating senior Chelsea Igbenu has made Rocky Top home—for herself and others.
Callie Canfield came to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to become a speech pathologist. Along the way, she’s creating unique opportunities to support students with disabilities.
If you really want to understand a person, the adage says, you must be willing to walk a mile in their shoes. That’s what US Air Force veteran Tom Cruise (’17, ’20) does every day at UT.
Brenda Lewis Peel, the first Black undergraduate student to receive a degree from UT, dedicated her career to expanding access to higher education.
Jennifer Weisent and UT College of Veterinary Medicine’s Shelter medicine team partner with local shelters to provide critical services for homeless animals and hands-on surgical experience for students.