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Explore majors and identify options

This is your opportunity to choose from an array of fields here at ETSU.

Learn more about what ETSU has to offer here: Undergraduate Catalog

Undergraduate Programs List

Visit campus, explore housing and meal plan options

ETSU offers several Open House events throughout the year, and offers personal tours of campus any time.
See Current Housing Rates Figuring out where you want to live during your college career is more than essential. Depending on your budget options, ETSU has many housing and meal plan options to choose from.

Housing placements are first-come, first-served and a $100 deposit is required at the time of application to hold a room.

Here is more information on housing. See Current Housing Rates
Find more information on meal plans here: https://www.etsu.edu/students/housing/dining.php
Register for a campus tour: https://etsupws.etsu.edu/CampusTours/

Look at financial aid options

Fill out the Net Price Calculator, to give you some idea of the cost of tuition, books, housing, meal plans, etc. There are different types of financial aid available. You must complete an annual FAFSA form to determine what types of aid you might be eligible to receive. 

Fill out the Net Price Calculator. http://https://www.etsu.edu/finaid/cost/costcalc.php
Complete the FAFSA form. http://fafsa.ed.gov/

Look at scholarship options

ETSU offers an array of scholarships, deadlines vary.

Find more information about Scholarships here: https://www.etsu.edu/scholarships

Apply early for Admission

Get a jump start on the admission process. Applying early will allow you more time to prepare for your freshman year at ETSU.
Submit your official transcripts and ACT/SAT scores.

December 15th is the deadline to apply for admission for consideration for the guaranteed Academic Performance Scholarships: https://www.etsu.edu/scholarships/aps/aps_freshmen.php  for residents of Tennessee and qualifying border counties. December 15th is also the deadline to apply for the University Honors Scholars: https://www.etsu.edu/honors/university_scholars/  program (which requires an application both for university admission and for the University Honors Scholars program).

Here is information about early admissions: Early Admissions


Activate GoldLink and eMail accounts

After applying to the university, ETSU will send you information regarding your student accounts. GoldLink is a tool used to keep up with all of your student information(class schedule, registration, transcript, etc.) and eMail is the primary method of communication at ETSU. All official information from ETSU will be sent through eMail.

Activate your account at https://webapps.etsu.edu/AccountActivation

Log into GoldLink: http://goldlink.etsu.edu/cp/home/displaylogin.

Log into eMail:https://webmail.etsu.edu/

Check application status in GoldLink

Use this link to check the status of your application: http://goldlink.etsu.edu/cp/home/displaylogin. From there, you can see if your transcripts, ACT/SAT scores, and other information have been received.

Check GoldLink for your next steps (after admitted)

Log into GoldLink and check your next steps. http://goldlink.etsu.edu/cp/home/displaylogin

Log into Degree Works, ETSU's Degree Audit system

Learn the Basics at https://www.etsu.edu/reg/degreeworks/tutorials.php.

You can create and save up to three “What If” scenarios with different ETSU academic majors. This is particularly helpful if you are trying to decide between college majors.

Complete FAFSA

“FAFSA” is the Federal Student Aid Application. Completing your FAFSA is the avenue to obtain federal money for your education including grants, Hope Scholarships, and other forms of funding. The FAFSA must be completed each year in order for you to be eligible for financial aid and scholarships. For ETSU based scholarships, March 1 is the deadline to submit your application each year. FAFSA opens October 1. Complete the FAFSA form which is located online here: http://fafsa.ed.gov/

 Apply for scholarships

Visit the ETSU Scholarships office for more information about Scholarships ETSU has to offer: https://www.etsu.edu/scholarships

Check eMail regularly

Remember, eMail is the primary method of communication at ETSU. Students should check their e-mail at least once a day.

Click here to log into eMail. https://webmail.etsu.edu/
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