Tennessee’s sales tax holiday is being held this year on Friday, Aug. 7. On that day, computers costing less than $1,500 will be exempt from sales tax.
The UT Bookstore Technology Center (formerly UT Computer Store) in the University Center is offering a special service allowing students, faculty and staff to preorder computers at educational discounts. The first deliveries will begin Monday, Aug. 10.
Full-time faculty and staff can use the interest-free payroll deduction for their purchase. The last day to preorder on the Knoxville campus is Tuesday, Aug. 4.