Student Right to Know and Consumer Information

In compliance with Title IV and other Federal and State disclosure laws, below is a list of consumer information that is available and links to directly access the information. Prospective and current students may contact the respective office or the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs for assistance in obtaining the information.

This information is also available in a printable pdf format Student Right to Know and Consumer Information.  PDF icon

General Information


Campus Facilities

Facilities Services Department

Faculty and Instructional Personnel

  • List of Colleges, Programs, Majors, and Minors
  • Current UTHSC Catalog
  • Faculty Senate
  • UTHSC SACS Accreditation

    Since 1897, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been continuously accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees. As a matter or record, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and the University of Tennessee, Memphis (as the University of Tennessee Health Science Center was previously named), merged in 2000 for the purposes of accreditation. Prior to this date, the University of Tennessee, Memphis (i.e., the University of Tennessee Health Science Center) was accredited by SACSCOC from 1972 to 2000. Contact: The Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of The University of Tennessee.

    For updates on the UTHSC SACS accreditation process, please visit the UTHSC SACS Accreditation page.

    • The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Dentistry is accredited by:
      • The Commission on Dental Accreditation
        211 East Chicago Avenue
        Chicago, IL 60611-2678
        Phone: 312 - 440 - 2500
    • The UTHSC College of Medicine is accredited by:
      • Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
        (Association of American Medical Colleges)
        2450 N Street, NW Street
        Washington, DC 20037-1126
        Phone: 202-828-0596
        Fax: 202-828-1125
    • The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program (DNP) in the College of Nursing are accredited by:
      • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
        One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
        Washington DC 20036-1120
        Phone: (202) 887-6791
        Fax: (202) 887-8476
    • The Nursing (BSN) is pending Accreditation under CCNE.
    • The UTHSC DNP Nurse Anesthesia program is accredited by:
      • The Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs (COA)
        222 S. Prospect Avenue
        Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001
        Phone: (847) 655-1160
        Fax: (847) 692-7137
    • The UTHSC College of Pharmacy is accredited by:
      • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
        135 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 4100
        Chicago, Illinois 60603-4810
        Phone: (312) 664-3575
        Fax: (312) 664-4652 or (312) 664-7008

    Additional accreditation information can be found on the UTHSC SACS Accreditation webpage.

[Return to top]

Enrollment and Registrar

[Return to top]


Financial Aid

[Return to top]

Services for Students with Disabilities

The Student Academic Support Services (SASS) Office provides information on accommodations for students with disabilities. To find out more about services for students with disabilities, please visit the Student Academic Support Services webpage.

[Return to top]

Campus Safety

[Return to top]

Policy on a Drug Free Campus & Workplace

[Return to top]

Peer to Peer File Sharing

[Return to top]

Underage Drinking and Associated Responsibilities

  • Student Drug & Alcohol Policy
  • The Tennessee General Assembly recently passed new legislation regarding underage drinking and associated responsibilities. The law prohibits any resident, owner, or occupant of property (the social host) from allowing an underage adult to consume alcohol on such property. The legislation defines "underage adults" as those individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years of age but less than twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • A resident may face criminal prosecution and University sanction if an underage adult consumes alcohol on his or her property which includes, but is not limited to, a residence hall room or apartment, fraternity or sorority affiliated housing, an off-campus house or apartment, or any other property owned or occupied by the individual.

Procedure for Handling Complaints at the Campus Level

As part of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center compliance with accreditation standards, we provide students with an avenue for resolving complaints.

Procedure for Handling Complaints Not Resolved at the Campus Level

As part of the University of Tennessee's compliance with the US Department of Education Program Integrity Rules process, we are required to provide students with an avenue for resolving complaints.

[Return to top]

Equity and Diversity