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Welcome to Pellissippi State!

Our orientation events are designed to welcome and orient you to your new surroundings!

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

Sign up online or by calling our information center at 865.694.6400.

Online Orientation

Our fall term orientations are now full or have ended. Please complete the orientation process online and submit the form to fulfill the orientation requirement.

  • Dual Enrollment students: Visit the dual enrollment website for more information regarding your participation with Pellissippi State.
  • UTK Volunteer Bridge students: If you have been admitted into the Volunteer Bridge Program at the University of Tennessee, please register for orientation on the UTK website at You will not need to attend a separate orientation with Pellissippi State. Attending this orientation completes your requirement for both institutions.

Additional Orientation Information

We welcome and encourage parents and adult family members to attend New Student Orientation sessions with their students. Please note that we cannot accommodate children.

Need disability accommodations? Email or call 865.539.7153.

Questions? Call 865.694.6560 or email