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Local Information

Tennessee Tech University is located within the city of Cookeville, which serves as the county seat for Putnam County. The University's location makes it convenient for students to utilize city and county resources close by. The campus is less than a mile from a regional hospital and medical complex and approximately one mile from two fire departments and Cookeville Police Department.

Students have the accessibility to numerous restaurants, retail, entertainment, and recreational opportunities within the city limits. We have compiled a short list of local services to help you navigate your student while they are enrolled at Tennessee Tech.

Campus Health & Safety

Important: Police, Fire, Rescue, or other Emergency, please dial "911".

University Police

(931) 372-3234
242 E 10th St
Cookeville, TN 38505

Staff is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Health Services

(931) 372-3320
10 W 7th St
Cookeville, TN 38505

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm (central)

*Check website regarding appointment information and listing of services offered. Hours may be limited during university and holiday breaks.

Counseling Center

(931) 372-3331
1000 N Dixie Ave
Roaden University Center
Room 339
Cookeville, TN 38505

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm (central)

*Hours may be limited during university and holiday breaks.


Hospital/Walk-In Clinics

Cookeville Regional Medical Center (CRMC)

(931) 528-2841
1 Medical Center Blvd
Cookeville, TN 38501

CRMC is located less than a mile from the University.

Physicians Urgent Care

(931) 528-8899
225 N Willow Ave
Cookeville, TN 38501

Satellite Med

(931) 528-7312
1120 Sam's St
Cookeville, TN 38506


Other Local Information

Cookeville Area Transit System (CATS)

(931) 372-8000

Tech students ride the CATS bus free with their Eagle Card.

Cookeville-Putnam County Visitors' Bureau

(931) 526-2211
1 West 1st St
Cookeville, TN 38501

Twitter: @CookevilleTenn
Facebook: @CookevilleTN
Instagram: @CookevilleTN

Cookeville City Police

(931) 528-2125
10 E Broad St
Cookeville, TN 38501

Twitter: @CookevillePD


Health Department

(931) 528-2531
701 County Services Dr
Cookeville, TN 38501

Putnam County Emergency Management Agency

(931) 528-7575
700 County Services Dr
Cookeville, TN 38501

Twitter: @PutnamEMATN

Putnam County Sheriff's Department

(931) 528-8484
421 East Spring St
Cookeville, TN 38501

Twitter: @PutnamSheriff1


Tennessee Emergency Management Agency

(615) 741-0001
3041 Sidco Dr
Nashville, TN 37204

Twitter: @T_E_M_A