The University of Tennessee at Martin provides high-quality undergraduate and graduate educational programs to West Tennessee and beyond. From the founding in 1900 of Hall-Moody Institute, through the establishment in 1927 of UT Junior College, to today’s status as a comprehensive public university, UT Martin is committed to preparing students for success in the global economy. With Educational Outreach teaching centers in Jackson, Parsons, Ripley, and Selmer, and dual-enrollment course offerings in Tennessee high schools, UT Martin brings academic programs to people across West Tennessee. UT Martin is also home to UT Online, the University of Tennessee’s online programs for both undergraduate and graduate education.
Outside the classroom, UT Martin students have multiple opportunities for involvement in the university community. More than 100 organizations are available for students to join including academic clubs, honor societies, service groups, student government, fraternities and sororities, and special student associations. The Office of Campus Recreation offers many on- and off-campus recreational opportunities, while the university’s Department of Visual and Theatre Arts offers ongoing cultural events to the region.
The university is the recipient of many accolades including 16th place in southern, master’s level institutions in the 2017 edition of the Best Regional Universities, compiled by U.S.News & World Report. The Princeton Review has named UT Martin a Best College in the Southeast for 14 consecutive years and Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc. has listed UT Martin among America’s 100 Best College Buys for 11 consecutive years. UT Martin students’ satisfaction with their entire educational experience ranked first in the latest survey information among Tennessee public universities and UT Martin is one of 183 schools in the world to earn the All-Steinway School designation. Great things are happening at UT Martin. Come soar with us!
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