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Spirit Row

Grab a friend and head down to the first row of Neyland Stadium for a seat on Spirit Row!


Students selected for Spirit Row must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Students must be currently enrolled as a full-time (12 hours or more) undergraduate or (9 hours or more) graduate student
  • Students must have been assessed the full University Programs and Services Fee
  • Students must have requested, been awarded, and purchased a football game ticket through BigOrangeTix
  • Students must demonstrate a committment to UT football displayed throguh the accumulation of loyalty points
  • Students must uphold the University Standards of Conduct

Students selected for Spirit Row should exhibit at least one of the following criteria:

  • Show extraordinary commitment to supporting UT football displayed through the accumulation of loyalty points
  • Show true Volunteer Spirit on their way to being an aspiring or up and coming student leader on campus
  • Have been nominated by a faculty or staff member or self-nominated as a result of their campus leadership and involvement, academic success, promotion of civility and inclusion, representation of the Torchbearer’s creed, and attendance at UT football games

UT faculty and staff can nominate students for the honor to sit on Spirit Row by filling out the Spirit Row Nomination Form. Students may also self-nominate.

Nominees will be contacted by email or phone the week of the game they have been chosen to sit on Spirit Row.

For more information, follow the dean’s office on Twitter @RockyTopDean or like UTK Office of the Dean of Students on Facebook!

Spirit Row Games for 2016–2017
Date Opponent/Event Time
9/1/16 Appalachian State 7:30 p.m.
9/17/16 Ohio 12:00 p.m.
9/24/16 Florida 3:30 p.m.
10/15/16 Alabama 3:30 p.m.
11/5/16 Tennessee Tech TBA
11/12/16 Kentucky TBA
11/19/16 Missouri TBA

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