Skip to content Skip to main navigation Report an accessibility issue

Investiture

This is a year of celebration for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. We honor the past, present, and future of this great institution.

Chancellor’s Day of Service

Friday, November 15, 2:30–5:30 pm

Volunteer for a day of service and help campus and community organizations including Smokey’s Closet, UT Gardens, the Office of Sustainability, Keep Knoxville Beautiful, Zoo Knoxville, Beardsley Community Farm, Ladies of Charity, and other agencies.

Sign Up to Serve



Investiture of Chancellor Donde Plowman

Watch the investiture of Chancellor Plowman as she shares her vision for UT.
Ceremony and Address



Chancellor Donde Plowman

Donde Plowman became the ninth chancellor of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on July 1, 2019. She returned to Rocky Top after nine years at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, where she served most recently as executive vice chancellor and chief academic officer.

Meet Chancellor Plowman