Skip to content Skip to main navigation Report an accessibility issue
Aerial drone photo of campus during a foggy morning on February 04, 2019. Photo by Hayden Antal

Faculty Central is a portal designed to quickly connect faculty with the campus web resources they use most often.

  • A–Z Index: Online index of all campus departments and services
  • Campus Directory: Online directory of campus personnel and offices
  • Canvas: The university’s learning management system, for use with all courses
  • Cayuse: A toolset for preparing grant applications
  • Elements: The university’s tool for reporting annual faculty activity, with an overview and rationale
  • Office 365: The university’s primary all-purpose point of access for email, calendars, cloud storage and other services.
  • myUTK: All-purpose self-service site, with shortcuts to a variety of resources related to employment and study at UTK
  • Online Faculty Review System: A web-resident system for conducting annual reviews of faculty
  • SACSCOC Accreditation: A page providing information about UTK’s regional accreditation, including links to a variety of related resources

  • NEW Quick Start Guide to Online Teaching: A special quick start resource for teaching online, developed for the transition to online teaching during social distancing.
  • Academic Calendar: Online versions of the recent, current, and upcoming academic calendars
  • Attendance Tracking: For financial aid purposes, faculty members are required to track attendance in MyUTK (see Campus Systems). This link explains how the process works.
  • FERPA Guide: Detailed information on policies and procedures related to student rights to privacy
  • Graduate Council: Documents and resources supporting graduate student success, including information on curriculum changes, policies, and processes
  • Undergraduate Council: Faculty governance body for undergraduate curricular issues, including core general education curriculum and curriculum change policies and processes
  • Instructor Responsibilities: Detailed guides to key tasks, including dealing with academic misconduct, ordering textbooks, and student resources
  • OIT Workshops: Online listing and registration for digital technology workshops
  • Ordering Textbooks: UTK’s bookstore website (select “VolBooks” then “Faculty Adoption”)
  • Teaching & Learning Innovation: Central page for programs and services to help faculty enrich students’ learning experiences and thrive at UTK