Forms & Charts


Term Deadline
Fall 2020

August 21, 2020

Fall 2020 Part of Term I

August 19, 2020

Fall 2020 Part of Term II

October 8, 2020

Spring 2021

January 8, 2021

Spring 2021 Part of Term I

January 6, 2021

Spring 2021 Part of Term II

February 25, 2021

Summer 2021 Long Term

May 18, 2021

Summer 2021 Part of Term I

May 14, 2021

Summer 2021 Part of Term II

June 25, 2021

Petition for In-State Residency PDF Icon

In-State Residency Regulations PDF Icon

Students who believe they have been classified as an out of state student incorrectly. Students are required to complete the petition and turn in supporting documentation for review. 

Regional Tuition Discount Application (Undergraduate Students Only)

Graduate students please visit the Graduate School site

Students from Catoosa, Dade, Fannin, Murray, Walker or Whitfield County in North Georgia or Jackson County who are in good academic standing maybe eligible for the Regional Tuition Program. Please fill out and submit the Regional Tuition Discount Application for consideration.

Border State Rate Form (Undergraduate Students Only)

Students who live in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia will automatically have the Border Rate applied to their account. If the Border Rate is not applied automatically, please fill out and submit the Border State Rate Application for consideration. 

Section 4, Paragraph 3 Residency Exception Form pdf 

To be considered for Section 4, Paragraph 3 status students must be a full-time employee in the state of Tennessee and have registered for 11 hours or less. Please complete the Residency Exception Form and provide an employment verification letter on the employer's letterhead.

Military Exception PDF Icon

Military personnel, their spouses, or unemancipated persons stationed in the state of Tennessee will be classified out-of-state but will not be required to pay out-of-state tuition. Please complete the Residency Exception form and provide a copy of active military identification card or D.D. Form 214.

Immunization Form

The General Assembly of Tennessee requires students to provide proof of immunity or immunization for measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and varicella (chicken pox). Students must provide documentation of immunity or two doses of MMR and varicella administered at least 28 days apart and no earlier than 4 days before the first birthday. State law also mandates that incoming students be informed of risk factors and dangers of meningococcal disease and hepatitis B.

Student Application Deadlines


Spring 2021

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Freshman 11/01/2020 *** 05/01/2021*
Transfer 11/01/2020 04/15/2021 07/01/2021*
Transfer (Readmission) 11/01/2020 04/15/2021 07/01/2021
Readmission 12/13/2020 04/15/2021 08/14/2021
Transient (visiting) 12/13/2020 04/15/2021 08/14/2021
Non-Degree & Audit 12/13/2020 04/15/2021 08/14/2021
Post-Baccalaureate (Degree Seeking) 11/01/2020 04/15/2021 07/01/2021*
Post-Baccalaureate (Non-Degree) 12/13/2020 04/15/2021 08/14/2021
Teacher Certification 12/13/2020 04/15/2021 08/14/2021

*Brock Scholars Program applicants must also complete the Brock Scholars Application by Dec. 1 and must have submitted an application for admission to UTC.

*Some departments (i.e. Nursing) require an additional application. The deadlines for these types of applications vary.

If you do not know which application type applies to you, please visit the "Types of Students" section of our homepage.

*** UTC does not allow freshmen students to begin in the summer semester.