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Welcome to Pellissippi State!

New Student Orientation is required for all degree-seeking students entering Pellissippi State.

The mission of New Student Orientation is to support students in their transition to college by providing accurate and consistent information about the college, college resources and academic requirements while developing relationship with faculty, staff, current students, and other new students.


Orientation Reservations

Beginning in the summer? Make your New Student Orientation reservation now!

View our orientation dates for students beginning in the fall!


  • Online Orientation:

    An online orientation will be available for students pursuing an online degree. This orientation is also applicable for students transferring into Pellissippi State who are in good standing at their previous institution. Please call the Information Center at 865.694.6400, email, or contact an advisor for more information.

    If you are taking courses for the summer term, this online orientation will be available after May 1. Fall term will be available after August 1.

  • Dual Enrollment students:

    Visit the dual enrollment website for more information regarding your participation with Pellissippi State.


Questions? Call 865-694-6400 or email