Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Our Mission
We prepare scholars, practitioners, and leaders in exercise, sport, and recreation; conduct cutting-edge research; and maintain a commitment to inclusive excellence, social justice, and local-to-global initiatives.

Our Vision
To achieve extraordinary results and be recognized nationally and internationally as a premier Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies program.

Department By-Laws (2010)
Faculty Expectations
Progress Report (2014)
KRSS Graduate Announcements Page

Additional Resources

Our department has been a member of the American Kinesiology Association since 2011.




Current master’s student Sharon Couch-Fikes was recognized as this year’s Tar Heel Trailblazer!

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