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Vision, Mission, & Values


Transform the student experience, so that all students can achieve their dreams through access to education and be empowered to positively impact our state, region, and world.


The Division of Enrollment Management creates access for student achievement through the recruitment, retention, and graduation of a diverse student community.

We contribute to the broad mission of the University of Tennessee by serving students, our campus, and our community through collaborative, impactful practices affecting the student experience.


Integrity: We value integrity and demonstrate it through honesty, civility, and fairness in all interactions. Integrity is supported by accountability, responsibility, communication, and professionalism.

Innovation: We believe innovation is critical to progress. Our success depends on creativity, continuous improvement, adaptability, and a willingness to embrace change.

Service: We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service to students and the campus community. We support the academic process and improve the college experience through technology implementation, commitment to training and development, and quality maintenance of the academic curricular process.

Diversity & Inclusion: We embrace and respect the diversity and difference in individuals, ideas and expressions. We strive to create an environment in which all people feel they belong and matter.  We recognize that diversity prepares our students for global success and enriches the college experience and our community.

Leadership: We strive to be industry leaders through innovative thinking, the use of evidenced based decisions, technological advancements, and providing exceptional service. We lead through our competence, creativity, and teamwork.

Teamwork: We value collaboration. Our leadership and staff are dedicated to working together with a common purpose to serve students, our campus partners, and enrich the UT experience.