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College Acceptance Letters Contest

                                                        UTC Acceptance Reactions These Moments Last A Lifetime Chattanooga, Tennessee (mocsnews.com)-Being accepted into your college of choice is a priceless moment that will be remembered forever. Being accepted into the same university that people’s parents and often times, even grandparents attended is a moment that will last in …

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Orientation Goes Online

From Yancy Freeman, Vice-Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Dear Campus Colleagues, After much thoughtful consideration, we have made the decision to move our summer transfer and freshman Orientation sessions to an online format. We are still hoping to offer some in-person programming in August prior to the start …

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Corona Virus Effects Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Tenn. – As of Saturday, April 4, according to the Tennessee Department of Health, Tennessee has had 3,321 cases of COVID-19 confirmed. That puts Tennessee 17th in the list of U.S. coronavirus cases by state. The total number of deaths has now reached 53, and the number of recovered patients reached 248. …

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Normalizing Mental Health Discussion in Schools

Chattanooga, Tenn – Students all across the country struggle with mental health issues on an everyday basis. I believe that there should be programs and organizations in schools that inform students and their families on how to recognize when someone is struggling with depression. Teenage girl who is overwhelmed with …

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Satisfactory/No Credit Grading

From Mocs News Staff Are you afraid you won’t make the grade? UTC officials announced a change in grading. Here’s what was announced. Sent on behalf of Provost Jerold Hale and Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Vice Chancellor Yancy Freeman: Satisfactory/No Credit Grading Many students are concerned that disruptions due …

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Update: May Graduation dates now set in August

We are writing regarding the rescheduling of the Spring 2020 commencement ceremonies.  Pending CDC and COVID-19 developments, the new commencement dates will be: August 7, 2020 (Friday):         Graduate Student Commencement                                                       2:30 p.m. ET ceremony for all colleges August 8, 2020 (Saturday):    Undergraduate Student Commencement                                                       9:00 a.m. ET College …

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Information about UTC Textbooks

Dear Faculty and Students, The UTC Bookstore, operated by our partners at Barnes and Noble, understands the impact that the current unprecedented situation is having on our campus partners and students. The Bookstore is committed to helping maintain consistency and ensuring students are equipped to learn wherever they are located. Below …

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ARC Closed

Dear UTC Community: Our original intent was to modify the ARC hours for our members.  While complying with Chattanooga Mayor Berke’s executive order, effective, Friday, March 20th and until the end of the semester, the ARC will be closed. We will provide online programming and fitness classes during the closure. To …

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1st Coronavirus Case at UTC

On Wednesday evening, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga officials were informed that a member of the UTC campus community had tested positive for COVID-19. In accordance with guidance from public health officials at the county and state levels, this notice is being sent to inform UTC faculty, staff and students …

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