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Travel, Housing, and Safety

Education USA academy




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Regarding UTK’s 2020 Education Academy and the coronavirus:

Due to effects of the novel coronavirus, the University is unable to host its EducationUSA Aacademy for summer 2020. We look forward to holding the program in 2021.

Please contact if you have questions about the EducationUSA Academy at the University of Tennessee for 2021.

Travel to Knoxville, Tennessee

You are responsible for arranging travel to the United States to the Knoxville, Tennessee, (TYS) airport. Knoxville has direct flights from most major international airports. Consult with your travel agent or airline about any restrictions for minors traveling by themselves.

Student Housing

All students will live in a University of Tennessee residence hall. Male and female chaperones will live in the hall.

Student Safety

Your safety is an important part of the EducationUSA Academy experience. Trained staff and adults lead all activities. Chaperones supervise residence hall life.