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All Updates

Campus Mask Policy Extended

September 07, 2021

We continue to see an increase in COVID-19 across our state.

Update to the UT Mask Policy

August 23, 2021

Masks will be required in most indoor spaces.

Updated COVID Guidelines

August 02, 2021

We are beginning the fall semester with limited mask requirements.

COVID-19 vaccine recommendation

July 06, 2021

To be fully vaccinated before returning to campus, start the process soon.

Update to Campus Mask Policy

May 17, 2021

Fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear masks or social distance on campus.

2021 Return to Campus Resource Guide for Employees

April 19, 2021

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, including the UT Institute of Agriculture and the UT Space Institute, will resume full operations in Fall 2021

Bringing Our Community Back Together

April 05, 2021

Staff should plan to return in person by June 1 to prepare for the resumption of in-person classes and services for students this fall.

COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility

March 25, 2021

Anyone age 16 and older in Knox County is now eligible.

Staying Healthy this Semester

November 02, 2020

These tips from the Student Health Center apply to everyone this fall!

Free Take-home COVID-19 Tests

November 02, 2020

Asymptomatic employees and students can get a free take-home COVID-19 test kit through the Student Health Center.

Community Saliva Testing

October 12, 2020

Participation is required for students living in on-campus residence halls or sorority and fraternity houses.

Commencement Plans Announced

October 05, 2020

In-person commencement ceremonies will be held in November to celebrate spring, summer, and fall 2020 graduates.

Nursing and Athletics Partner to Provide Game Day Health Screenings

October 01, 2020

Faculty and students are exemplifying the Volunteer spirit by conducting health screenings at home football games this fall.

Travel Restrictions Ending Soon

September 28, 2020

Restrictions on university-related domestic travel will end September 30.

Flu Vaccine Clinic This Thursday

September 28, 2020

Upcoming campus flu vaccine clinics will ease the process of meeting the flu shot requirement this fall.

Chancellor’s Updates for the Week of September 28

September 28, 2020

Information on this week's Chancellor's office hours and livestream updates.

Temporary Isolation Housing

September 28, 2020

Today residential students who test positive for COVID-19 will begin moving into Massey Hall for temporary isolation housing.

Increasing Campus Safety Efforts

September 24, 2020

We are increasing our efforts at campus safety with a comprehensive testing program that includes wastewater, pooled saliva, and nasal swab testing in residence halls and fraternity and sorority houses.

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