The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the University of Tennessee. The Board is comprised of five ex officio members (the Governor, Commissioner of Agriculture, Commissioner of Education, Executive Director of the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, and President of the University) and 21 members appointed by the Governor.

Upcoming Meetings


May 25

  • Subcommittee on Efficiency and Cost Savings, Knoxville
    Public Notice

June 8

  • University Life Committee and the Subcommittee on Nonacademic Programs, by videoconference originating from Knoxville
  • Subcommittee on Community and Alumni Relations, by videoconference originating from Knoxville

June 12

  • Research, Outreach, and Economic Development Committee, by videoconference originating from Knoxville

June 13

  • Subcommittee on Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid, by teleconference originating from Knoxville

June 21-22

  • Board of Trustees Annual Meeting, Knoxville

November 2 – 3

  • Board of Trustees Fall Meeting, Knoxville
For additional information about the meetings listed above, contact the Office of the Board of Trustees (865-974-6538).