KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – University of Tennessee-Knoxville Chancellor Donde Plowman provided a major update on graduation plans for the spring semester.
Plowman said Friday that the 2021 spring commencement will be held at Neyland Stadium on May 7-9. Graduating students will walk across historic Shield-Watkins Field with family and friends seated in the stands.
Five services will be held over the three days, including a special ceremony for graduate and professional students.
COVID-19 protocols such as facial coverings and social distancing will still be in place, according to Chancellor Plowman.