The University of Tennessee’s policies apply to all campuses and institutes and provide university employees guidance to:
- Ensure compliance with state and federal laws and regulations;
- Maintain adequate internal controls to safeguard the university’s assets;
- Provide consistent management of resources transactions across the system; and
- Understand the university’s expectations for conducting university business and communicate these expectations to others as needed.
Subject to this policy and its associated procedures, the University will either directly pay for, or reimburse travelers for, travel expenses that are necessary for the traveler to facilitate University business purposes.