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Cable TV

Need help with campus cable?

Cable TV is available to students living in the residence halls and administrative offices on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville campus.

  • Students living in University Housing: Standard Cable TV service and live streaming are included with your student housing fee.  Connect your TV to the cable in your room or watch live streaming from your computer or streaming device.
  • Administrative Offices and Departments: Standard Cable TV service is available in select buildings.

Standard Channel Lineup

The campus offers digital cable TV service with approximately 120 channels.
See Channel Lineup

Find out how to program your TV, ensure you’re receiving all channels, and resolve problems with your service.
Read the Frequently Asked Questions

XFINITY On Campus – Available Starting April 27

Xfinity on Campus (XOC) is the streaming service available to students living in Knoxville Residence Halls. Students can watch live TV, record shows to their cloud DVR, and stream thousands of XFINITY On Demand™ shows and movies directly to their laptops, desktops, Roku, and mobile devices, including Apple, Android, and Kindle, all while connected to their campus network.

While on campus, you can watch approximately 175 channels, including local stations, such as ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox, and network favorites, including AMC, ESPN, TBS, and TNT. When you are off-campus, a limited lineup is available. View the Xfinity Stream channel lineup.

In addition to Xfinity on Campus, students also have access to HBO Max.

Check out the Getting Started Guide.

Barring unforeseen emergencies, this service is available 24/7 unless a prolonged outage is scheduled in advance.

University Housing: Cable TV provided through student housing fee.

Administrative Offices and Departments: Installation fee, then $26.73 per month.

Knoxville Area, including UT Knoxville, UT System, Institute for Public Service, and Institute of Agriculture. Limited availability in Knoxville campus buildings.