The Perch is a web-based, student-run radio station located in the Student Media Center of the University Center game room. UTC's online radio station brings your favorite hits to campus, live sports updates from every home football game, and much more! 


The Perch seeks to offer UTC students commercial radio experience in programming, marketing, production, station imaging and how to be live on-air radio personalities via the Internet.  The Perch is committed to broadcasting fair and ethical programming for diverse audiences.  The Perch staff will focus on the educational experience of the station while empowering listeners through unique and entertaining programming.


Students have an opportunity to create their own radio shows hosted live in our station! This is one of the best ways to let the student voice be heard on campus.

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MUSic programming

Everyday the Perch runs student created playlist. Students who are music lovers can create playlists and introduce UTC's student body to some amazing new music. 

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PR & Digital Marketing Team

On our PR & Digital Marketing Team, students will gain hands-on expierence maintaining a website and social media platforms. This team is also primarily responsible for events like our annual ping pong tournament!

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build your portfolio

Between open leadership roles and unique opprotunities, students will notice their portfolio growing very quickly. Past students have attended meetings with the governor, special training, and a MAGA rally with press passes!

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Interested in joining?

Thanks for your interest! A staff member will get with you soon.

309 Frist Hall  |  Dept 3003  |  615 McCallie Ave  |  Chattanooga, TN 37403  |  (423) 425-4400 p  |  (423) 425-4695 f