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Competitive academics. Exciting research. Picturesque location. A vibrant campus with endless opportunities for internships and international study.

College is more than just the classroom. You’ll get the full experience at UTC.

Hear from students who chose UTC for the academics, opportunities, campus life and more. Read their stories and how they found their fit.

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New Regional Tuition Discount: You might be eligible for a discount on out-of-state tuition. 

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Freshman


I’m attending or have completed high school in the U.S. and have not attended college before.

With more than 200 programs and concentrations to choose from and a campus-wide commitment to meaningful learning experiences beyond the classroom, you’re sure to find your path to success at UTC.

Our 1:20 professor to student ratio means our faculty don’t just teach you; they’re your mentors. Here, you won’t get lost in the crowd. You’ll stand out.

2019 Freshman Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 11/01/2018
  • Fall 2019 - 05/01/2019*

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Transfer


I’m an undergraduate transferring with existing credits.

Ready for fresh perspectives and new opportunities? We’ll make your transition to UTC as easy as possible.

Who is considered a transfer student?

You’re applying as a degree-seeking student. You have been registered at another college or university. You are transferring more than 12 hours of college-level, non-developmental coursework.

Transferring 12 hours or less? You’ll need to meet the minimum requirements for new freshmen.

2019 Transfer Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 11/01/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 07/01/2019*

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International


I’m a non-U.S. citizen seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree.

UTC is a community of Mocs with different backgrounds from all over the world. Diversity and inclusion are at the forefront of the University's culture. Find your place at UTC.

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Readmission


I’m a former Moc reapplying and have not attended another school since taking classes at UTC.

Have you been a Moc before? It’s easy to come back. Find out how.

2019 Readmission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 12/15/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 08/15/2019

2019 Transfer (Readmission) Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 11/01/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 07/01/2019

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Post-Baccalaureate


I already have a bachelor’s degree. I’m seeking teacher certification, a second bachelor’s degree or I want to take undergraduate courses without earning another degree.

2019 Post-Baccalaureate (Degree-Seeking) Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 11/01/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 07/01/2019*

2019 Post-Baccalaureate (Non-Degree) Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 12/15/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 08/15/2019

2019 Post-Baccalaureate (Teacher Certification) Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 12/15/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 08/15/2019

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Visiting and Non-Degree


I’m just visiting or taking classes without earning a degree.

Maybe you’re just passing through. Maybe you want to audit or take a class, but you aren’t looking to get a degree. Here’s how you can do it.

2019 Non-Degree & Audit Admission Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2019 - 12/15/2018
  • Summer 2019 - 04/15/2019
  • Fall 2019 - 08/15/2019

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Dual Admission


I’m currently enrolled at a community college and planning to be a Moc after I finish my associates degree.

Associates degree? Check.

Now you’re ready to upgrade with a bachelor’s degree from UTC.

If you’re attending Chattanooga, Motlow or Cleveland State, this program gives you a smooth transition to UTC.

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Dual Enrollment / High School


I’m a high school student taking classes for college credit.

Knock out college classes before you graduate from high school.

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Adult and Military


I’m an adult student. I’m a veteran or currently in the military.

It’s never too late to start or come back to school. Teams of understanding advisors, faculty and staff work to help you get in, afford and stay in school, no matter your circumstance.

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*Brock Scholars Program applicants must complete the Brock Scholars Application by December 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.

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