The mission of the Graduate Council is to promote excellence in graduate education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The Graduate Council establishes standards for admission, retention, and graduation; assesses curricular revisions and new proposals for graduate programs; evaluates interdisciplinary, intercollegiate and international programs; and considers new initiatives and other matters of policy pertaining to graduate programs. Graduate Council is a special committee of the Faculty Senate that works closely with the Graduate School and a variety of other campus bodies to fulfill its mission.
Documents and Resources
Graduate Council meetings will take place from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in room 102 of the Frieson Black Cultural Center
Graduate Council News
- First Meeting of the Graduate Associate Deans for 2019-2020 - The first meeting of the Graduate Associate Deans for the 2019–2020 academic year will take place on August 8 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. in the fourth floor conference room of Andy Holt Tower.
- First Meeting of the Graduate Council 2019-2020 - The first meeting of the Graduate Council for the 2019–2020 academic year will take place on August 29, from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. in room 102 of the Frieson Black Cultural Center.