A change to Tennessee law provides new residency rules for certain students who are US citizens and whose parents are undocumented. The UT Registrar’s Office may classify you as a Tennessee resident and charge you in-state tuition and fees if you:
- Are a US citizen
- Graduated from a Tennessee public or private high school or have earned a Tennessee high school equivalency diploma AND
- Have lived in Tennessee for at least one year prior to your admission
For questions, please contact Anne Smethers at 865-974-1189 or firstname.lastname@example.org.