At Carson-Newman, you’ll be part of a community of students and faculty all working, growing and discovering purpose together. In everyday life, we’re preparing you to excel in whatever opportunities you meet. Together, we’re investing in your dreams for the future.
Wherever you go on campus, you’ll be surrounded by friends. The calendar is packed with events, and students make their own great times just doing life together. Through it all, from classroom learning to campus life, you’ll also explore how faith meets experience. You’ll find opportunities to but belief into action, to walk as Jesus walked.
Carson-Newman’s location puts you just minutes away from the amenities of Knoxville city life and top-notch career-building opportunities. Many of our academic programs partner with local businesses, healthcare centers, and non-profit organizations to prepare students in real-time for career success.
Shopping, restaurants, shows, recreation and entertainment! City life is only 35 minutes away from campus in Knoxville.
Hiking, biking and camping in the scenic Smokies is only 40 minutes away from campus. Enjoy a trip to Dollywood in Pigeon Forge or visit the infamous city of Gatlinburg!
Starting with Welcome Week when you first arrive on campus, your calendar will be full of events like Bubble Ball, College Street Festival, Homecoming, theatre productions, concerts, parties and athletic events!