First Year

32nd Annual ETSU Preview for New Buccaneers

          August 21-23, 2014

ETSU Pride

          August 21-29, 2014

New Student Convocation - Required for all new, first year undergraduates

          August 22, 2014 @ Brooks Memorial Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Welcome W eek

          August 24-30, 2014

 POLO - Preview & Orientation Leader Applications

          Due October 31, 2014



Welcome to East Tennessee State University! The Office of New Student & Family Programs mission is to assist new students and their families in successfully transitioning to the ETSU community. Our programs provide a welcoming atmosphere, connect students and families to resources, promote academic success, acquaint students with institutional traditions and values, and foster a sense of Buccaneer pride.

Whether you are a first time freshman coming to us straight from high school, a transfer student having previous college experience or an adult student returning to college or starting for the first time we are committed to your academic success and personal growth. Your satisfaction with your college experience is an important factor for your success.