UT Kicks Off UT Promise Endowment Campaign

When the Vols take on the Mocs during the inter-system game Saturday, UT Knoxville and UT Chattanooga fans will have something to cheer for together: raising money to permanently fund the UT Promise scholarship.


UT interim president Randy Boyd meets with the first class of UT REACH students on the campus of UTIA
UT Interim President Randy Boyd meets UTIA Vice President Tim Cross (far left) and the first class of REACH students in Knoxville, on June 24, 2019

Boyd announces creation of the UT Commission on Agriculture

UT Interim President Randy Boyd has announced the creation of the UT Commission on Agriculture to further partnerships and collaborations between UT System leadership and key leaders of the agriculture community.


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UT System to Host Summit on Opioid Addiction in Tennessee

The University of Tennessee System has partnered with the All4Knox Initiative, East Tennessee State University, One Tennessee Health and the Tennessee Judicial Opioid Initiative to host the Summit for Opioid Addiction and Response (SOAR) on Aug. 1 and 2, in Knoxville.


John Compton and Randy Boyd
Board of Trustees Chair John Compton and UT Interim President Randy Boyd
Photos by Wade Payne

UT Board of Trustees Set Tuition, Approve Resolutions Increasing Collaborations

For a record-setting fifth year in a row, the University of Tennessee System Board of Trustees voted to keep tuition increases low. Trustees also approved developing stronger links between the UT Institute of Agriculture and UT Knoxville to increase collaboration between the two and to raise UT’s national rankings.