As the school year rolls on different situations and questions arise. As a result,
our more frequently asked questions for each month will be posted below. If you do
not see a topic covered, please review our Frequently Asked Questions page or feel free to e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 901.678.2115.
Important Dates and Deadlines
To stay up to date on all upcoming dates and deadlines, please check out our UMparent calendar.
August 5-8: Frosh Camp Session III
August 6: Priority Parking and On-Campus Resident Permit Sales for students begin
August 8: Last Day of Classes (2nd and Full Summer)
August 11: Summer Commencement
August 22-24: Residence Hall Move-In*
August 23: Fee Payment Deadline, 4:30 pm (All registered courses will be DELETED if not paid In full or signed up/paid on
the Installment Payment Plan (IPP) by the Fee Payment Deadline)
August 23: Last Day of Regular Registration
August 24-September 1: Opening Week Events
August 24: First Day of Classes, Fall 2013 Semester (Most classes begin on Monday,
August 24-29: Late Registration Period
August 26: New Student Convocation, 2:00 pm in Rose Theatre
August 29: Last Day to Add or Change Sections
September 2: University Closed in observance of Labor Day
*Residence Hall Move-In:
Thursday, August 22, 2013 – 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
- Residents of Freshmen First Floor (Richardson Towers North and Richardson Towers South
- Emerging Leaders and Honors Program Residents in the Living Learning Complex Residents
Friday, August 23, 2013 – 10 AM – Noon
Friday, August 23, 2013- 1 PM – 4:30 PM
Saturday, August 24, 2013 – 1 PM – 4:30 PM
Immunization Forms for New Students
The Student Health Services office maintains a website that outlines the immunizations that new students will
need to receive before registering for classes. Tennessee state law dictate that
all students comply with the immunization requirements as outlined. Completion of
the immunization form is required to register full time.
Certificate of Immunization
How can my student make me an Authorized User for TIgerXpress?
Students can sign up to give others (parents, employers, etc.) the ability to access
their account information in the TigerXpress system. Authorized users may view student
account balance and make payments. Students have the option to give Authorized Users
access to their eBills and payment history.
Click here for more information about Authorized Users and how your student can make you one.
Do you need verification that you student is enrolled for medical insurance, car insurance,
or anything else? Students can request enrollment verification from the National Student Clearinghouse or from the Registrar’s office. For complete details on how to request enrollment verification, please click here.
Adult and Commuter Student Services
Within the University, there is an office dedicated to adult and commuter students
and serving their unique needs. They offer many resources for students that commute
to campus, including
- A commuter lounge with couches, microwave and refrigerator
- Quiet study area with computers
- Complimentary hot beverages
- Monthly e-newsletter
- Seminars with topics of interest to commuter students
- Transportation Information (Bus schedules, Carpool information)
- Commuter Student Association (CSA)
- For more information, please visit their website by clicking here.
Do you want to know what is going on on-campus from a student point of view? Read
the student newspaper, The Daily Helmsman, by clicking here. It is published once a week during the summer.