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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.

Orientation Sessions for students entering in January (2016 Spring semester)
are now available. Visit the the orientation schedule!

The online orientation is provided as a supplement to our campus events. You will learn about Pellissippi State’s campuses, student assistance resources, student life and recreation, and academic resources.  Visitors may also go through the online orientation and are not required to fill out the form at the end.

  • Dual Enrollment students: Visit the dual enrollment website for more information regarding your participation with Pellissippi State.

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