Are you ready to join the UT Martin Family? Here’s a checklist to help you with your next steps!

Activate your Student Account

My UTMartin is a portal that provides users with a convenient way to access multiple campus services with one account. You can find your username and password here or on your acceptance letter.

Questions about this step? Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at 731-881-7020 or your assigned Admissions Counselor

Deadline: Immediately

Complete the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA here. UT Martin’s School Code is 003531.

Deadline: October 1st - February 1st

Apply for Scholarships

Accepted students have the opportunity to fill out an application in our Scholarship Aviator and be eligible for hundreds of private donor- funded and departmental scholarships!

Deadline: October 15th – February 1st

Apply for Housing

We make sure campus living is a positive experience! The UT Martin Office of Housing provides a fully- trained staff of residence hall directors and resident assistants who tend to the needs of residents. Students enrolled with fewer than 45 completed credit hours before the first day of fall classes are required to live on campus. Students living in the Tennessee counties of Weakley, Obion, Gibson, Carroll, or Henry and the Kentucky counties of Fulton, Hickman and Graves have the option to commute to campus.

Directions for Housing Applications can be found here.

Deadline: October 1st – August 1st

Let us Know You’re Committing to UT Martin

Complete your Intent to Enroll survey that you receive via email. This is a non-binding survey to let us know you plan on attending UT Martin!

Deadline: December 1st – May 1st

Attend an Admitted Student Reception

Admitted Student Receptions are designed to help you learn more about UT Martin, your intended major, and meet other admitted students. Plus, you are entered to win a $1,000 Scholarship! You will receive an invitation to the reception located nearest you via email and mail.

Deadline: January 13 - February 10

Accept Scholarships and Financial Aid

Accept Scholarships in your UT Martin Portal. Once logged in, go to Banner Self-Service, Personal, Financial Aid, and then Award Information.

Deadline: February 1st – August 1st

Register for SOAR

SOAR is Summer Orientation and Registration! This is a 1-day orientation experience designed to introduce you to the University and ease your transition into college life. Our goal is to help you feel confident in your decision to attend UTM, comfortable and welcomed to our diverse campus, connected with fellow classmates and curious about the opportunities available to you. Register for SOAR here!

Deadline: February 1st – August 1st

Submit your Immunization Records or Exemption

ou must submit your immunization requirements or an immunization exemption prior to enrollment in classes through Med+Proctor. Log-in information and detailed requirements are available at

Deadline: Before class enrollment

Satisfy EVEA Requirement

Most students satisfy the Enrollment Verification for Entitlements Act requirement by completed the FAFSA for which their US citizenship or eligible non-citizenship status is confirmed by the federal government. To submit other documentation to satisfy the EVEA requirement and to review information regarding students who are exempt, visit

Deadline: Before class enrollment

Select a Meal Plan

You can select a Meal Plan at SOAR or on Banner Self-Service.

Deadline: August 1st

Purchase Books

Textbooks can be purchased through your Banner Self-Service, Students, “Order textbooks online” or by clicking this link.

Deadline: August 26th

Submit your Final Transcripts

Have your high school counselor send your final transcripts to:

The University of Tennessee at Martin
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions
200 Administration Building
Martin, TN 38238

If you have taken dual enrollment courses, please send official college transcripts from the institution where you enrolled in order to receive transfer credit.

Deadline: May 1st – August 1st

Register Your Vehicle

All students are allowed to have a vehicle on campus, however you do not have to have a vehicle to get around town! Martin offers amenities and stores within walking distance of campus. All vehicles must be registered with Public Safety. Directions on how to complete a vehicle registration can be found here!

Deadline: August 24th

Pay Your Student Account

UT Martin offers a variety of tuition payment options to suit your needs.

Deadline: August 24th

Attend Welcome Weekend

Welcome Weekend details.

Deadline: August 18 - August 21

Classes Begin August 22

Deadline: August 22