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All Updates


Protecting our Volunteer community this spring

January 21, 2022

It is important for us to take steps to care for ourselves and each other.

Our Plans for the Spring Semester

January 07, 2022

Updates in light of a rise in COVID cases caused by omicron.

Changes to Mask and Vaccine Requirements

December 01, 2021

Due to a federal court injunction, requirements on campus have been lifted.

Federal COVID-19 Vaccine and Mask Mandates

November 22, 2021

Employees must be fully vaccinated or receive COVID-19 exemption by Jan. 18.

Changing Mask Requirements at UT Knoxville

November 16, 2021

Planning for mask requirement Monday, Nov. 22, to comply with federal order.

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.

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