Communications and Publications
Annual Parent Calendar: All Parents Association members receive the annual Parent Calendar, outlining the important dates and deadlines affecting students throughout the academic year.
News and Safety Information by E-mail: We keep parents and families up to date on campus and personal safety news through e-mail. If there is a safety advisory or incident on or around campus, we relay that information to you.
Full-Time Staff to Serve You: Our professional staff brings decades of UT experience to work each day. Call or e-mail our office anytime to speak with a member of our staff.
Parent Helpline: Our office and staff understand how important it is to keep parents and guardians informed. The Parents Association provides a Parent Helpline from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern time (M–F).
Support of Student Scholarships: The Parents Association supports the funding of numerous general university scholarships.
Family Weekends: The Parents Association hosts events throughout the year—on campus and regionally—to connect parents to the Tennessee family. Campus events include Family Weekend, Move-in, Parent Outreach, and commencement events.
Parent Outreach Events: These are free events held throughout the year in communities across the state and region. Outreach events are great opportunities for parents to connect and meet other parents as well as university staff and administrators.
Parents Association Policies