Joe DiPietro addressses the Board of Trustees Photo by Adam Brimer

UT Trustees Approve Record Low Tuition Increase

The 1.8 percent undergraduate tuition increase trustees approved is the lowest increase since 1984 and marks three consecutive years of increases at or below 3 percent—a first since the UT system was established in 1968.

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Joe DiPietro and Phillip Fulmer
President Joe DiPietro introduces Phillip Fulmer during a press conference in Hollingsworth Auditorium at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture in Knoxville, Tenn.
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Phillip Fulmer Named Special Advisor to UT President for Community, Athletics And University Relations

In this role, Fulmer will serve as an ambassador for the University system, support intercollegiate athletic programs in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Martin, and work with UT government relations and alumni affairs leadership to advocate for UT statewide.

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students on UT Chattanooga campus
Photo: Students at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga meet at Chamberlain Quad

Historic Proposal to Limit UT Tuition Increases Moves Forward

A proposal to hold tuition increases to record lows for three consecutive years is unprecedented in the history of the University of Tennessee system and on its way to consideration by members of the UT Trustees Finance and Administration Committee.

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