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Membership Benefits

You can receive a variety of benefits and services by joining the Tennessee Family Association, all at no cost.

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Association Membership (no charge)

Membership gives you access to a wide array of benefits and services. All we require is your family and student’s information! Selecting “Email Only” membership on the portal will give you full benefits, there is no need to upgrade.

Newsletter

Our bi-weekly newsletter provides updates on-campus events and activities, reminders of deadlines and dates, campus safety information, and more. Our office sends only official UT communication by email. We will never send you spam or junk mail. Be sure to add family@utk.edu to your safe senders list!

Annual Family Guide

Tennessee Family Association members receive the annual Family Guide, outlining important dates and deadlines affecting students throughout the academic year. Academic and extracurricular information is included along conversation starters for each month of your student’s academic year. Family members of new students will receive their copy at during Big Orange Welcome or throughout move-in, and other members receive their copies by mail.

Hotel Discounts

Some area hotels offer deals and discounts to Tennessee Family Association members. Ask your hotel if they do when booking.

Family Events

All Tennessee Family Association members have exclusive access to Fall Family Weekend, Spring Family Reunion, and all other Family Events. Members receive emails for when a “Save the Date” is announced and when event registration opens.

Tennessee Family Association Scholarships

The Tennessee Family Association offers various scholarship programs funded by gifts to the Parents and Families Fund. These scholarships, available only to the students of Association members, include the Tennessee Family Association Academic Scholarship, the Leadership and Service Scholarship, and the Study Abroad Scholarship.

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