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Ready to apply to UT Law?

You may apply to the University of Tennessee College of Law through either the binding early decision application, regular decision application, or the transfer application.

However, before you get started, read detailed information about the application process.


Contact the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid at 865-974-4131 or, and our staff will be glad to answer any questions you may have during the application process.

Check your application status

Once you’ve applied, you can check the status of your application on the LSAC website.


Security report

In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, publishes an annual security and fire safety report.  The report contains information on crime prevention, crime reporting, law enforcement policies and procedures, fire safety and statistics, emergency response and evacuation procedures, and other matters related to security and safety on campus.  Clery reportable statistics for the three previous calendar years are included in the report. These statistics include crimes reported on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by UT; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

The security report for the Knoxville Area (including the Knoxville campus, the Institute for Public Service, the Institute of Agriculture and the UT System Administration) may be found at

If you would like a copy of the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, you may visit the University of Tennessee Police Department at 1101 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37996 or you may send a request for a copy by mail to