Academic Affairs, Research and Student Success regularly coordinates system- and state-wide programs and events in support of faculty, students, administrators and others across higher education.

2024 UT Institutional Effectiveness Summit: The Future of IE

July 9–11, 2024

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. EDT each day
Online Event

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2024 UT System Mental Health Retreat

July 24–25, 2024

Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville SE Murfreesboro
1200 Conference Center Blvd., Murfreesboro, TN 37129

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Some of our past events include:

 

2024 UT Academic Department Head Professional Development Conference

Department heads and academic unit leadership from across the UT System came together to enhance their leadership skills, network, exchange insights and strengthen their impact within the university system.

Past Session: April 4, 2024 – April 5, 2024

 

2024 UT System Anti-Hazing Summit

Inaugural Anti-Hazing Summit developed to increase systemwide collaboration around hazing prevention, reporting and response.

Past Session: February 12, 2024 – February 13, 2024

 

2023 Academic Affairs and Student Success Summit

The Summit’s overarching purpose is to create a platform for insightful discussions, collaborative problem solving and action planning, and the sharing of innovative structures and strategies to advance access and engagement across the UT System.

Past Session: November 2, 2023 – November 3, 2023

 

2023 Data Analytics Summit

Academic Affairs, Business Intelligence, Institutional Research and Assessment professionals from across the UT system spoke with colleagues to explore data can be used today and in the future to support the UT mission.

Past Session: July 11, 2023  – July 13, 2023

 

2023 Mental Health Summit

Staff members who support mental health and well-being of students and faculty with mental health expertise met in Knoxville, TN for the first annual UT System Mental Health Summit.

Past Session: June 12, 2023  – June 13, 2023

 

2022 Academic and Student Affairs Summit

Addressing Gaps and Barriers in the UT Student Experience: Strategies for Improving Persistence and Success

Past Session: November 10, 2022  – November 11, 2022

 

2021 Academic and Student Affairs Summit

A Strategic Enrollment Management Collaboration

Past Session: November 1 & 2, 2021 at the Nelson Andrews Leadership Center in Antioch, TN.

 

Be One UT: Conversations for Change

A virtual gathering for UT faculty, staff and students to address critical issues affecting the university

Past Session: Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, 11 a.m. – noon EDT

 

Be One UT: Conversations for Change

A virtual gathering for UT faculty, staff and students to address critical issues affecting the university

Past Session: Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 11 a.m. – noon EST

 

Campus Change Workshop

A virtual gathering of UT faculty and staff dedicated to enabling a seamless transition for campus change

students— students moving from one UT campus to another.

Time: Tuesday, March 23 from 9  – 11 a.m. EST

 

UT System Virtual Summit 2020

The UT System will host a fall virtual summit – Becoming One UT: Student Success and Leadership during Turbulent Times – to discuss topics of greatest concern to the UT System in 2020. This event will provide an opportunity for campus leaders across the UT System to collaborate, discuss and share ideas about student success and leadership.

 

UT System English Summit 2019

On May 14, 2019, the UT System hosted the English department and Writing Center staff at Spark in Nashville, TN.

 

UT System Mental Health and Wellness Summit 2019

The UT System hosted a fall summit that aimed to bring together a special group of campus leaders and students from across the UT System to share resources and discuss ways to improve mental health and wellness for UT students.

 

Some of our 2018 events included:

Joint UT and TMATYC 2018 Math Conference

On April 6-7 2018, the UT System and the Tennessee Mathematics Association of Two Year Colleges (TMATYC) co-hosted a Math Summit in Martin, Tennessee.

 

UT System Mattering and Belonging Summit

On November 7, 2018, the Office of Academic Affairs and Student Success hosted a system-wide event for Chief Academic and Student Affairs Officers and their staff in Nashville, TN. This one-day event provided a unique opportunity for campus leaders across the UT System to network, collaborate, and share ideas about student success, retention, and engagement.