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Employee Discounts

For complete information about employee discount, please visit UT System HR Employee Discount page. Be sure to check with each campus/institute for any additional entity-specific discounts.

Dollywood Special Pricing

Dollywood offers the chance to enjoy the thrill of a theme park in the natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains. Just a short 45-minute drive from campus, Dollywood tickets can be purchased individually or for groups. Gather a few friends, invite your family, or plan a retreat for your organization!

Through this partnership, ticket prices to the theme park are being offered at $45 per ticket, which is half of the price of regular tickets.

Click here for details and to purchase tickets!


Under Canvas offers and information are listed below:

  • Government rate for all safari tents for 2022 season (Each location will have different season dates. Great Smoky Mountains season for 2022 is April 7 – November 28, 2022.
  • Saturdays are excluded
  • UT employees should call 888-496-1148 to book their reservation and mention the University of Tennessee.
  • UT employees are required to show their UT employee ID at check-in

For more information about Under Canvas, visit

Lodging and camping discounts at Tennessee state parks

UT employees receive discounts of up to 50 percent on lodging and camping fees at more than 50 state parks in Tennessee. View a list of state park discounts here.


As part of Nissan’s athletic partnership with University of Tennessee, all full-time university employees are eligible for preferred pricing on a new Nissan and Infiniti vehicles. University of Tennessee employees will receive preferred pricing and can also continue to take advantage of all other consumer facing market incentives. Nissan North America Vehicle Purchase Program

Fitness Memberships

There are many ways to get moving. A great way to start is to find a local gym. There are fitness discounts offered through Blue Cross Blue Shield & Cigna insurance providers. Our very own RecSports, located on campus, offers discounted faculty and staff memberships. Find the place that’s right for you and check out the links below for more information!