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2021 GSSE Dates

The dates for the 2021 program are May 30-June 26, 2021.

What is the Governor’s School for the Sciences & Engineering (GSSE)?

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, hosts the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Sciences & Engineering each summer. GSSE is for rising high school juniors and seniors in the state of Tennessee. The program provides the opportunity for advanced study, laboratory experience, and research in modern science and mathematics placed in an appropriate context through the explicit study of scientific reasoning. It allows for an immersive college experience, participation in social outings and activities, and interaction with professionals in the sciences and engineering fields. Learn more about GSSE here.

What is it like to attend GSSE?

Check out the photos and videos below showing what a 2019 (in-person) and 2020 (virtual) GSSE experience looks like!

2020 (Virtual)
2019 (In-Person)