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ETSU at Kingsport

School of Continuing Studies and Academic Outreach

Academic Advising

Prospective Students: 

If you are beginning college, either just graduating from high school or an adult returning to school, ETSU at Kingsport (Allandale) invites you to visit.  You have the opportunity to complete ETSU's general education core in smaller, more convenient classes closer to home.  This location also offers an accelerated BSN program.  Academic Advisors will assist you with orientation, registration and Career Services and Financial Aid referrals. If you are interested in student activities, the Allandale campus provides opportunities to lead or participate in the Kingsport Student Service Organization (KSSO).  Free tutoring, student work positions, and exercise facilities add to the list of the many reasons to consider ETSU at Kingsport (Allandale).

If you have questions about enrolling at ETSU, contact the Main Office at 423-392-8000.  If you have questions re: dual enrollment for high school students, contact an academic advisor (Lisa Elliott or Kathy Cutshall).

Students 21 years of age and older! After being admitted to ETSU, you will be required to take a placement test. ( Accuplacer ). This test does not determine eligibility for admission to ETSU; it determines at what level you will begin in both math and English. This exam is available at the Kingsport campus by calling 392-8000 to schedule an appointment.

All new students are required to attend an orientation session at the Johnson City campus. Once admitted, all students receive an email invitation to register for an orientation session. Plan to meet with an ETSU at Kingsport advisor prior to attending orientation in order to select your classes if you plan to enroll in classes offered in Kingsport.

Transfer Students: 

If you have completed an Associate Degree or you reside in the Kinsport area and need transfer assistance, contact Dr. Elaine Boone at 423-392-8000 or email her at .


Current ETSU Students: 

Current Students with less than 45 semester hours should call 392-8000 to determine if they are eligible to be advised by a Kingsport advisor. You may also email the advisor who you met with at orientation: see email below.

If you have questions about enrolling at ETSU at Kingsport, contact the academic advisors for more information.

Lisa Elliott, 423-392-8000
Kathy Cutshall,  




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