UT Board of Trustees Approves Student Immunizations, UTK Student Code of Conduct Rules UT Board of Trustees Approves Student Immunizations, UTK Student Code of Conduct Rules

The newly adopted immunization rule requires vaccinations for measles, mumps and rubella, chicken pox, meningococcal disease and hepatitis B, but does not mandate vaccinations for influenza or COVID-19.

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Mission

The UT System’s delivery of education, discovery, outreach and public service contributes to the economic, social and environmental well-being of all Tennesseans.

Jasmine Jefferson was Determined to be a Doctor

Educate

For Jasmine Jefferson, a mentoring program tipped the scales in favor of a career in medicine.

Reflective of the Population →
Rare beetle discovery at UTC

Discover

A UTC professor uncovered 53 species of beetles never before found in the Tennessee Valley.

Beetle-Mania →
Future students find success at UTK

Connect

UT FUTURE students take steps towards the unknown as they navigate college and independence.

Dignity of Risk →

Everywhere You Look, UT Serves

 

Among other things, 2020 highlighted the importance of nature and investing in Tennessee’s natural resources. The UT-initiated and led Tennessee RiverLine project builds on the momentum the outdoor recreation industry is experiencing.

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Initiatives

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

The revised strategic plan sets new data-informed goals and objectives for the UT System through the year 2025.

Strategic Plan Website
Advocacy

Advocacy

UT Advocacy is the official grassroots network of alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends of the University of Tennessee.

UT Advocacy Website
Transparent UT

Transparent UT

The UT System is committed to providing greater and easier access to information for the faculty, staff, students and communities it serves.

Transparent UT Website

Campuses

The University of Tennessee is comprised of campuses at Knoxville, Chattanooga, Martin and the Health Science Center at Memphis.

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UT Knoxville

Knoxville

UT Knoxville is ranked in the top 100 of the best value colleges in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

UT Knoxville Guide
UT Chatanooga

Chattanooga

Through regional, out-of-state tuition discounts, UT Chattanooga offers an $8,000 annual tuition reduction to eligible residents of all eight Tennessee border states, plus South Carolina.

UTC Guide
UT Martin

Martin

More than 93 percent of UT Martin graduates are employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.

UT Martin Guide
UT Health Science Center

Health Science Center

With nearly 3,000 students enrolled at major campuses in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville, plus 1,200 medical resident and fellows in training, UTHSC serves thousands of patients across Tennessee every day.

UTHSC Guide

Institutes

The University of Tennessee is comprised of the statewide Institute of Agriculture and Institute for Public Service

Institute of Agriculture campus entrance

Institute of Agriculture

The UT Institute of Agriculture delivers real life solutions through $54.5 million in research, educational outreach to 3.3 million people and veterinary services to more than 21,000 animals annually. UTIA’s two colleges currently enroll 1,700 students.

UTIA Website
Law Enforcement Innovation Center training

Institute for Public Service

The statewide Institute for Public Service helps Tennessee companies generate $817 million annually to the state economy, answers more than 28,000 requests for assistance and trains 15,000 municipal, county and state employees, manufacturers and law enforcement personnel.

IPS Website

Employees

The University of Tennessee employs more than 12,000 people in Tennessee with its workforce distributed across all 95 counties.