We are excited that you are visiting UTC!
This confirmation will serve as your UTC Parking Pass for the 5th Street Parking Garage on the day of the event. Please print this parking pass and display it on the dashboard of your vehicle.
UTC Event Details
(Please note that UTC events are in Eastern Time.)
Event Date/Time: November 3rd from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Tentative Schedule of Events
We can't wait to showcase what UTC has to offer! Here's a preview of program events during your visit (all times are Eastern):
9:00 - 10:00 a.m - Check-in, Student organizational showcase, Campus tours in the ARC. Continental breakfast will be provided.
10:30-12:30 - Academic department Fair, University Center (UC)
10:45, 11:30 & 12:15 - Information sessions offered in various locations on campus: Financial Aid/Scholarships, University Residence Life, Honors College
12:00-2:00 - Residence hall open house (optional)
Don't forget--Admissions representatives will be on hand to answer questions about UTC and computers will be available for students to submit UTC applications. UTC will waive the $30 application fee for students who submit their application on UTC's campus during Blue & Gold Preview Day.
Don't forget to fill your bag with UTC goodies before you leave!
Dress for Blue & Gold Preview Day is casual. If you are not sure what to wear we always suggest Blue & Gold!
If you attend the entire event, you should expect to be on campus for 3.5 hours.
Tour parking is provided in 5th Street Parking Garage, across from the University Center. The 5th Street Garage address is: 601 E. 5th Street.
If you'd like to see a map of campus before your visit, please click here.
Directions to Campus
From Memphis (316 miles):
1-40 east to Nashville; pick up 440 loop to I-24 east toward Chattanooga. Follow I-24 east to Hwy. 27 North/downtown Chattanooga (exit 178). Follow directions from 27 North (at bottom).*
From Nashville (120 miles):
I-24 east to Hwy. 27 North/downtown Chattanooga (exit 178). Follow directions from 27 North (at bottom).*
From Knoxville (113 miles):
I-75 south to I-24 west to Hwy. 27 North/downtown Chattanooga (exit 178). Follow directions from 27 North (at bottom).*
From Atlanta (120 miles):
I-75 north to I-24 west to Hwy. 27 North/downtown Chattanooga (exit 178). Follow directions from 27 North (at bottom).*
From Birmingham (142 miles):
I-59 north to I-24 east to Hwy. 27 North/downtown Chattanooga (exit 178). Follow directions from 27 North (at bottom).*
*From 27 North: Exit at 4th Street (exit 1-C). Stay on 4th Street to Mabel (McKenzie Arena on right). Turn right onto Mabel and park in the Fifth Street Parking Garage, on the left just past the Arena.
If you need to spend the night in Chattanooga, several hotels are convenient to campus. Please check out a comprehensive list of hotel options at: www.chattanoogafun.com.
Many Chattanooga hotels offer a UTC discount- make sure and ask when you book your stay.
Questions, Concerns, or to Cancel your Registration
Please email Ginny Reese at: Ginny-Reese@utc.edu
Be sure to include the name of the student who is registered in your email.
If you have any additional questions, feel free to contact UTC at 1-800-UTC-MOCS or (423) 425-5220.
We look forward to seeing you on our campus!