Disclaimer: The following information does not list all coverages, limits or exclusions. For full coverages, limits, and exclusions please contact the Office of Risk Management.

The University of Tennessee provides optional professional liability and general liability coverage for student professionals at the Knoxville, Chattanooga, Martin, UTSI, and Health Science Center campuses. In order to obtain this coverage, the student must pay the Student Professional Liability fee of $15.

The following professional services are covered under this policy:

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Audiologist
  • Clinical Lab Tech
  • Counselors (Clinical/Rehab/Mental Health)
  • Cytopathology
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dietitian
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Exercise Science
  • Health Educator
  • Kinesiologist/Kinesiotherapist
  • Medical Lab Tech
  • Nurses (RN/LPN/LVN/Anesthesia)
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nutritionist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Retail Consumer Science
  • Master of Public Health
  • Pharmacist
  • Phlebotomy
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Psychologist
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Social Work
  • Sports Medicine Therapist
  • Vet Med
  • Clinic Vols
  • Interior Design
  • Criminal Justice
  • Service Learning
  • Human Resources Management
  • Modern Foreign Language
  • History
  • Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism
  • Music Therapy
If you do not find your professional service listed above, please contact the System Office of Risk Management at (865) 974-5409.


This  policy has the following coverages and limits:
Professional Liability
$1,000,000 per occurrence
$6,000,000 aggregate
General Liability
$1,000,000 per occurrence
$6,000,000 aggregate