Frequently Asked Questions

When will The Knox be open?

We are open now! We have just a few spots for immediate move-in and that we are leasing for Fall 2017.

How do I contact The Knox leasing office?

Stop by and see us at our leasing office on-site. You can also email us at leasing@livetheknox.com or call us at (865) 297-4455.

Where is The Knox located?

The Knox is conveniently located in the Fort Sanders historic district across the street from the University of Tennessee at 1511 Clinch Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37916. We are right across from Volunteer Hall, just a five-minute walk from Hodges Library or seven minutes from Neyland Stadium!

When is The Knox leasing office open?

We are open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sundays 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

What does rent include?
For your convenience, rent includes furnished apartments, high-speed wireless Internet, basic expanded cable, water, and trash. Additionally, you will have access to all of our amazing amenities and on-site staff!
How do I get to campus?
Our incredible location makes it easy to get to campus! We are just a five-minute walk or bike ride to the center of UT’s campus.
Is on-site parking available?
Yes, parking is available in our gated, covered parking garage.
What floor plans do you offer?
The Knox offers three-, four-, and five-bedroom floor plans so you can find the fit that’s right for you!
What is an individual lease?
An individual lease is a per-bed lease. You sign a lease for a bed in the apartment and share common areas with roommates. This allows you to live with roommates without having to worry about whether they’re going to pay on time!
What is the process to match roommates?
If you’re looking for a roommate, fill out our roommate-matching questionnaire online when you sign your lease. We will use that information to match you and your future roommate. If you already have a roommate selected, we can help sort out the details with that, too!
What is the Students First™ program?
The Students First™ program is designed to give you the ultimate student living experience. Students First™ is the combination of a highly trained and caring staff, student services, resources, and events — all designed to meet your needs as a modern, active college student. At The Knox, we want to provide you with a positive sense of community and prepare you for success in all areas of your life now and after UT. Click here to read more about our Students First™ Residence Life program.
Do you have an on-site laundry facility?
Each apartment is furnished with its own washer and dryer.
Do you have a maintenance staff?
Yes, we have maintenance available during office hours as well as 24-hour emergency maintenance service.
Do I have to be a student to live here?
No, you do not.
Is there a security deposit?
Check with our leasing office for current specials.
How do I pay rent?
You’re welcome to pay by check or money order at the leasing office during business hours, or you can pay online by clicking here!
When is rent due?
Rent is due on the 1st of each month, with a grace period until the 3rd day of the month. Rent is considered late beginning on the 4th of each month. Please note that late fees will start to accrue beginning on the 4th day.
How do I apply for an apartment?
You can easily complete the entire leasing process online by clicking here. Fill out and submit your application, your guarantor’s application, and your roommate preferences form. You can even complete the lease for your new apartment online! We are also available on-site if you wish to visit us to apply in person.
I’m an international student — what do I need to sign my lease?
You will need your passport and I-20 form. Please call our office if you have any additional questions.
Are you hiring?
We are! Please click here to see our listings and apply.

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The Knox is not affiliated with, or sponsored by, or associated with The University of Tennessee or The University of Tennessee Student Housing in any manner.