The UT System boasted an all-time high enrollment of 53,983 students for 2021, representing a 2.7% increase above the previous year.
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UT Board Chair John Compton attributed the success to the faculty, staff and students working together to create a safe environment.
Since 2018, the UT trustees, who were all new to the Board, have taken a series of deliberate steps to build the Board from the ground up employing best practices in governance.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees celebrated new enrollment records as well as the safety of its campuses during discussions of the ongoing impact of COVID-19 during its meetings Thursday and Friday.
In approving the COVID-19 and Guiding Principles for Fall 2020 resolution, trustees authorized the UT administration to take the necessary actions to have in-person instruction for the fall semester.