“The chancellor talked to my dad—who didn’t actually go to UT but raised us as big Volunteer fans,” Mikayla Woltman said. “When I called the chancellor back, she was like, ‘I’ve been waiting for you! It’s so nice to hear from you.’”
The Greater Knoxville Business Journal has announced its 2018 40 Under 40 class which includes three of UT’s young leaders.
From working at food banks in multiple states to sprucing up neighborhoods in Philadelphia and Atlanta to working at a summer program for kids in rural Tennessee, students and alumni around the country are joining forces this summer to underscore UT’s volunteer tradition.
UT Admissions has declared Monday’s Declaration Day live broadcast—a first-of-its-kind event celebrating the May 1 college confirmation deadline—a huge success. The hour-long program celebrated the campus and students who are choosing to come to UT in the fall. “It’s our national signing day,” said Kari Alldredge, vice provost for enrollment management. “We wanted to take
Staff members from the Division of Enrollment Management visited Gatlinburg-Pittman High School recently to meet with 20 seniors admitted for the fall and replace admissions items they may have lost in the recent wildfires.
Kari Alldredge, formerly associate provost for enrollment management, has been named vice provost for enrollment management.
During last year’s Big Orange Bus Tour, Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek and Associate Provost for Enrollment Management Kari Alldredge presented six lucky high school seniors with their acceptance letters to UT.
Student veterans will have a new Veterans Resource Center to use this fall.
It’s another record-setting year at UT: With 4,825 incoming freshmen, the Class of 2020 is the largest in at least thirty years and marks the sixth consecutive year of freshman growth.
Students and alumni will join together this summer to make a difference in communities across the country.
Admissions Director Kari Alldredge has been named associate provost for enrollment management. She has been doing the job in an interim capacity for the past year.
How can a student craft a personal essay that is creative, genuine, and memorable? Two UT experts—Kirsten Benson, director of the Writing Center, and Stephanie Kit, interim director of the Center for Career Development—offer some brainstorming tips and tricks.