In partnership with Downtown Knoxville Alliance, the UT System is proud to announce Inside Pass! Inside Pass is a mobile passport that will introduce you to 80+ downtown businesses just steps away from UT Tower. This app will be available for employees starting May 18 and runs through November.

Signing Up is Easy!

  1. Visit this site:
  2. Use your UT email to sign up.
  3. Your pass will be delivered to your phone via text and email.
  4. Follow the prompts to save the pass to your phone.
  5. Start exploring and check in at locations featured in the pass.


Find Your New Workday Favorites.

From delicious desserts and appetizing entrees to handmade crafts, self-care services and more, the Inside Pass has plenty of options for everyone to enjoy in the Downtown Knoxville area. Visit Knoxville favorites like:

  • Chivo Taqueria
  • Cruze Farm Ice Cream
  • Ruby Sunshine

Each establishment will have a four-digit PIN displayed at the checkout counter or when you walk into the location. To check in, open the app, click on the restaurant or business you’re visiting and enter the four-digit code. It’s that simple!

Get out. Check in. Win prizes. Be an Insider.