Preparing to attend Pellissippi State Community College during the spring 2014 semester? Make plans now to attend a New Student Orientation session.
The free sessions are required of all first-time degree-seeking freshmen. Orientation also is recommended for transfer students and those who have been out of school for a while.
The sessions give new enrollees the opportunity to meet with Pellissippi State students, faculty, and staff; learn strategies for college success; explore degree, major, and transfer options; and discover campus services and resources such as financial aid. Pellissippi State encourages parents, spouses and others supportive of the student to attend as well.
A total of nine sessions are offered. Students are urged to reserve their place in an orientation session as soon as possible. Dates, times and locations are as follows:
Tuesday, Dec. 3, 5-8 p.m. at the Hardin Valley Campus
Thursday, Jan. 9, 5-8 p.m. at the Magnolia Avenue Campus
Monday, Jan. 13, 10-noon at the Blount County Campus
Monday, Jan. 13, 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Blount County Campus
Monday, Jan. 13, 2-4 p.m. at the Strawberry Plains Campus
Monday, Jan. 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Strawberry Plains Campus
Tuesday, Jan. 14, 1-4 p.m. at the Magnolia Avenue Campus
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 9-noon at the Hardin Valley Campus
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 1-4 p.m. at the Division Street Campus
Pellissippi State’s spring 2014 application deadline is Jan. 6. Classes begin on Jan. 16.