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Global Impact

The University of Tennessee is committed to serving as a gateway to the world for all of our students, faculty, staff, and to making a global impact through global research, partnerships, education abroad programs, student and faculty exchange, and diverse campus culture and events.

International Departments and Academic Programs

In addition to units under CGE, many departments, centers, and programs on campus provide programs, services, and facilitate global experiences for students.

Develop a Global Partnership

The Global Research Office administers the authorization process for international agreements, maintains the agreements, and provides information to interested faculty and other personnel about the agreement approval process. Learn about existing partnerships and/or request a partnership.

International Programs and Events

The International House organizes a series of programs such as the friendship program, language practice, and photo contests to enhance cultural understanding, foster international friendships, and highlight countries around the world.

I-House hosts events throughout the academic year such as the international festival, dance competition, world showcase, and coffee house to help educate students, faculty, and staff about different cultures around the world.

International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

International Student Organizations

Students are encouraged to get involved on campus through various leadership center programs and student organizations.