Founded in 1794 as Blount College, this Tennessee education and research institution buzzes with energy, ideas and optimism. The universityÂ’s Pride of the Southland Band began performing the BryantsÂ’ Â“Rocky Top,Â” as a drill in the 1970s; since then, the tune has become a rallying cry for UT fans and one of the universityÂ’s bestknown traditions.
Tennessee Vacation eGuide
The 2016 eGuide gives you instant access to Tennessee’s irresistible attractions and destinations. Peruse venues online, then put in your order to get a free guide delivered to your doorstep.
Discover Tennessee Trails & Byways
Three statewide and 16 regional trails run through your favorite Tennessee destinations. The best part is you can decide when and where you want to travel. Discover more »