Office Of Diversity & Community Relations
The Diversity Advancement Program hones students’ leadership and interpersonal skills while advancing diversity initiatives at Haslam.
We facilitate college attendance and retention by partnering with community organizations throughout the Greater Knoxville Area.
The Office of Diversity & Community Relations works with a number of corporate partners who support a diverse and inclusive business community at the collegiate level and beyond.
Virtual Professional Development Trip
Monday, October 5th – Friday, October 9th, 2020
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. daily
The purpose of the virtual professional development trip is to expose Haslam College of Business students to various industries, careers, and the professional environment. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to expand their career passion and purpose, practice networking skills, and learn different pathways to success.
Please note the Office of Diversity & Community Relations plans to provide dinner to those students accepted to participate! Accepted students will also earn free swag!
Application deadline is September 18th, 2020Apply Now
Business Education for Talented Students (BETS)
BETS is a 12-day residential program for high school students. Now in its tenth year, the program has served as a talent pipeline for the Haslam College of Business and boasts a number of success stories.
The University of Tennessee Belongs to All of Us
Our hope is that every individual member of our community can say “I belong at UT.” For this to happen, each of us must believe that we matter—that our stories matter, that our words matter, and that we each matter at UT. We must feel comfortable being here and being ourselves.Mattering & Belonging
Accounting and Information Management Academy
AIM Academy is residential program that introduces diverse high school students to the dynamic world of accounting.Learn about the AIM Academy
PepsiCo Power of One: Diversity Leadership Development Program
Over the course of the semester, selected students attend four sessions taught by PepsiCo executivesLearn more about PepsiCo
Diversity Impact Summary
The Office of Diversity & Community Relations leads the effort to build a diverse college community by fostering a climate supportive of respect, social justice, and broad participation.Download Impact Summary