Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Skip to main content

UT Steps Up Minority Recruiting (310)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.– Scholarships, honors programs and campus visits are attracting more African-American students to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Gordon Stanley, admissions director, said Monday UT-Knoxville’s freshman African-American enrollment is up about 20 percent this year. Of the 25,039 students on campus, 1,288 are African-Americans.  “We have to get minority students to visit the campus. Then,