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Advising - International Student

If you’re a native citizen of a country besides the United States and are studying at Pellissippi State, you’re an International student.

International students have unique advising requirements.

You may qualify for English as a Second Language courses, or you may be able to receive credit for classes you’ve already taken at an international college or university. You may also have additional advising requirements based upon your area of study.

If you are an international student, contact Patricia Higgins and visit our international student site for all advising information.

Contact Us

We have Advising personnel on every campus.

Phone: 865-694-6556
Fax: 865-539-7693

All campuses closed December 22-January 1.


Through January 2

Hardin Valley
General & Undecided Students
Walk-in only:
Dec. 3-14:
Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Dec. 17: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dec. 18: 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Dec. 19-21: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Pre-Nursing students by appointment only
Click “Ready to Register” in myPellissippi

Education students by walk-in or appointment
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Blount County
Please call 865-981-5300 for availability.

Division Street
Walk-in only: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Appointment only: Tuesday, Friday

Dec. 3-5: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Dec. 6: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dec. 7–11: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Dec. 12: 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Dec. 13-20: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Dec. 21: Closed

Magnolia Avenue
Please call 865-329-3100 for availability.

Strawberry Plains
Dec. 3-14: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Walk-in only: Wednesday, Thursday
Appointment only: Monday, Tuesday, Friday

Dec. 14-21: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Walk-in only: Monday-Friday


Need an advising appointment outside of these regularly scheduled times? Email advising@pstcc.edu.