News Archive

TMU Ranks #10 in US as Most Affordable Online Law Enforcement Degrees

By Jenny Gregory | 04/03/2020

According to the Online U’s 2020 Most Affordable College list, Truett McConnell University (TMU) ranks as the tenth most affordable online law enforcement degree in the nation. The list of 25 law enforcement degrees are all under $15,000 per year. TMU’s tuition for the program is listed at $10,850. “The Michael Sattler School of Public…

Class Withdraw Notice

By Jenny Gregory | 03/31/2020

Wednesday, April 1st, is the last day to withdraw without academic penalty from on campus undergraduate and graduate B term classes. If you need to withdraw from a class, please send an email to from your truett email address stating the course you want to withdraw from. You must submit your request via email…

National Emergency Library Available Through 6/3

By Valarie Reeves | 03/27/2020

The Internet Archive announces the creation of National Emergency Library to serve the nation’s displaced learners through June 30. This library brings together all the books from Phillips Academy Andover and Marygrove College, and much of Trent University’s collections, along with over a million other books donated from other libraries to readers worldwide that are locked out of their libraries. Read…

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English Tutoring Information

By Jenny Gregory | 03/24/2020

Dear TMU Students, Greetings, everyone! I hope this email finds you well and at home resting in the Lord (Nahum 1:7). As we begin the online race to the end of the semester, let’s do so together. I will be available for English tutoring on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00 to 4:00 via email and…

Wendy Pelletier

Online Bible Commentaries Available

By Jenny Gregory | 03/24/2020

Here are some online links to Bible commentaries that you may find useful! IVP New Testament Bible Commentary series available through Bible Gateway. The Open Access Digital Theological Library. There are links to complete Bible commentaries and New Testament Bible commentaries. Here are some of the older public domain commentary sets available on Study…

Online Attendance Requirements

By Jenny Gregory | 03/24/2020

Student attendance requirements for on-campus courses transitioned to online: 1) Students who have not communicated with their Professor(s) through one of these electronic methods by April 1st, will need to be reported to the Registrar’s Office as administratively withdrawn from their course(s). 2) Additionally, throughout the remainder of the semester, faculty will need to continue…

TMU Admissions Temporarily Waives Standardized Testing

By Jenny Gregory | 03/24/2020

Due to the postponement of standardized test dates and the uncertainty of the COVID-19 virus, Truett McConnell University (TMU) is temporarily allowing Fall 2020 prospective first-year students to bypass submitting results from the ACT, CLT, or SAT. These students can obtain acceptance to TMU provided they have a sufficient grade-point average and meet all other…

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Register for Summer School

By Kari Greenfield | 03/23/2020

Students, it is that time of year again! Summer School is coming! Do you want to graduate early? Or maybe reduce your stress in the fall? Or maybe you could use an opportunity to raise your GPA before the fall semester? If this describes your situation then summer school courses are your answer! Despite the…

Karli Greenfield

Check-Out Instructions

By Jonathan Morris | 03/23/2020

This email includes the information you will need in order to check-out of your campus housing unit. Please read it carefully and let me know if you have any questions or concerns. With this process, we have several goals in mind. First, we want to make this as simple, flexible, and convenient for you as…

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Career Services – Here for You!

By Havilah Miller | 03/20/2020

In light of TMU transitioning online this semester, please know that I am still available to help with all your career prep needs. Whether you are exploring vocational interests, building a resume, or tackling the job search, I am here to support you! Let’s set up some time to chat about your goals and how…

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Research and Tutor Information

By Jenny Gregory | 03/20/2020

Cofer Library may be closed, but most library services are still available! Remember, you can access all TMU research databases and over 1.4 million ebooks though GALILEO! If you need math or english tutoring during this time, or have any other questions, please email the library at Don’t forget our online tutoring service TutorMe is available…

Online Student Success Meetings Available

By Valarie Reeves | 03/19/2020

Hello students, As TMU moves all students to online learning, I would like to make available the option of setting up an online student success meeting to help as you transition and/or need assistance during this time. Meetings with me will be one on one, and can range from getting organized while engaging in virtual learning to…

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Todd Starnes’ Faith and Freedom Celebration Cancelled

By Jenny Gregory | 03/18/2020

Along with the recent announcement by Dr. Emir Caner, President of TMU, concerning Truett McConnell University (TMU) moving to online instruction for the remainder of spring semester, other difficult decisions have been made to cancel campus events, including the Todd Starnes Faith & Freedom Celebration scheduled for April 18, 2020. “We are sad to say that…

TMU Will Move to Online Instruction for the Remainder of Spring Semester

By Jenny Gregory | 03/17/2020

President Caner announced today that Truett McConnell University (TMU) will move to online instruction for all courses for the remainder of the Spring semester. This action follows last week’s decision to suspend instruction for two weeks to ensure business and instructional continuity and to allow further state assessment of COVID-19. “This update will probably be…

TMU President Announces Closures

By Jenny Gregory | 03/13/2020

TMU Family: Good morning from the Mountain. As you are well aware, information of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact upon our communities, nation, and world is pervading the media as well as our own conversations. In particular, communities such as colleges and universities are assessing the best (and, for us, the biblical) way to…

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Truett McConnell Implements New TutorMe Writing Lab

By Jenny Gregory | 03/06/2020

On March 1st, Truett McConnell University (TMU) launched a robust writing support tool that embodies the current core values of TutorMe, a free tutoring service for students. “Just like our 24/7 synchronous tutoring, the writing lab will be supported by our network of over 10,000 trained and highly qualified tutors,” said Amy Hayes, Director of…