University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is a public institution that was founded in 1886. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 9,884 (fall 2022), its setting is city, and the campus size is 442 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's ranking in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #345. Its in-state tuition and fees are $9,848; out-of-state tuition and fees are $25,966.

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga: A Beacon of Innovation and Opportunity Nestled in the vibrant heart of Chattanooga, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga stands as a monument to academic excellence, innovative research, and community involvement. UTC, with its diverse array of programs and state-of-the-art facilities, offers a dynamic educational environment that molds future leaders, thinkers, and innovators.

At UTC, students embark on an educational journey enriched by close faculty interactions and a collaborative learning atmosphere. The university takes pride in its comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs, including standout offerings in engineering, business, health sciences, and the liberal arts.

UTC's commitment to practical learning is evident in its hands-on approach, with numerous opportunities for internships, co-op experiences, and research projects. This experiential learning is bolstered by Chattanooga's bustling business and technological landscape, providing students with real-world insights and connections.

The campus life at UTC is vibrant and inclusive, offering a plethora of student organizations, cultural events, and recreational activities. The university's location in Chattanooga enhances the student experience with its rich cultural heritage, scenic beauty, and a plethora of outdoor activities.

UTC’s dedication to student success extends beyond academics. Comprehensive support services, including career counseling and mental health resources, ensure a well-rounded and supportive college experience.

As UTC continues to evolve, it remains anchored by its mission to empower students through education, preparing them to make meaningful contributions in a rapidly changing world.

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  • #345 in National Universities  (tie)
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Hi everyone, I'm thinking of visiting the UT Chattanooga campus for a tour. Has anyone taken the campus tour before? How was it, and do you have any tips on must-see spots or anything I should ask during the tour?

Hi there! I'm glad you're considering visiting the UT Chattanooga campus. While I haven't personally taken the tour, I've heard from many students who have. They typically mention that the tour guides are friendly and knowledgeable, providing great insight into the campus life and the academic experience.

Here's some advice for your visit to UT Chattanooga:

1. Arrive early: Give yourself some time to park and find the starting location for the tour. Plus, by arriving early, you'll have a chance to explore the surroundings and perhaps chat with current students.

2. Take notes and photos: Use your phone to capture pictures of the spots you like, and jot down any interesting information provided by the tour guide. This will help you recall the highlights when comparing colleges later on.

3. Must-see spots: Be sure to check out UTC's Aquatic and Recreation Center (ARC), which has an impressive indoor pool and a variety of amenities. The Lupton Library is another noteworthy spot, as well as the Challenger STEM Learning Center, if you're interested in science, technology, engineering, or math.

4. Interact with current students: If possible, chat with a few current students during your visit. They can provide a different perspective on the campus culture, academic workload, and their favorite aspects of UTC.

5. Ask questions during the tour: Think of specific interests you have, such as research opportunities, study abroad programs, or any unique majors you're considering. Don't be shy to ask questions - it'll help you get a better understanding of what UTC can offer you.

6. Explore Chattanooga: If you have time, explore the city of Chattanooga itself. This can help you determine if the city is a good fit for you while attending college.

Remember to enjoy the tour and use it as an opportunity to figure out if UT Chattanooga is the right fit for you. Good luck!

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UTC plans nearly $100 million expansion of business college facilities

April 27, 2024 at 12:00 p.m.

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Contributed photo / Architectural renderings for the Gary W. Rollins College of Business Fletcher Hall expansion show how the new building will integrate into the existing University of Tennessee at Chattanooga campus.

Aided by both the biggest single private donation ever made to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and the biggest building grant this year for the University of Tennessee system, UTC plans to nearly double the size of its business college facilities over the next four years.

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    Big enough to span. the world. 5 colleges •88 undergrad programs •52 graduate programs •Average class size of 18•Out-of-state students bordering Tennessee receive an $8Kdiscount •$15.1million awarded for research. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. 615 McCallie Ave, Chattanooga, TN, 37403 | 423‑425‑4111.

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    A national model for metropolitan universities, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers students an experiential learning environment graced with outstanding teaching.

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    History. UTC was founded in 1886 as the then-private and racially exclusive Chattanooga University, which was soon merged in 1889 with the Athens-based Grant Memorial University (now Tennessee Wesleyan University), becoming the Chattanooga campus of U.S. Grant Memorial University. In 1907, the school changed its name to University of Chattanooga.In 1964 the university merged with Zion College ...

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