Welcome to Tusculum University!
We are excited and honored that you are exploring our university.
We are proud of our 225-year history and carry the distinction of being the first institution of higher education in the state of Tennessee with pride. Tusculum is more than a university. It is a family whose special mission is to serve others above self. Our heritage of valuing civic responsibility is at the center of our core values.
I hope you will discover and learn more about our campuses, programs and resources to support your academic success and goals. Here, you will find incredible people ready to help you achieve whatever it is you are hoping to achieve. For some of you it may be developing your academic and leadership skills, participating in athletics, exploring your passion for the arts, pursuing a career, volunteering in our community, or joining a student led club. All of these and many more are opportunities available to you at Tusculum.
I encourage you to visit our beautiful campus, meet our faculty and students, and experience first hand what makes Tusculum so special.
Dr. James Hurley