Spring 2016 Orientation Dates Coming Soon

Spring 2016 Orientations

Thursday January 7, 2016 (First Time Freshman, Transfer & Adult Students)

Friday January 8, 2016 (First Time Freshman, Transfer & Adult Students)

Summer 2016 Orientation (For new students entering during the summer term)

Thursday May 12, 2016 (First Time Freshman, Transfer & Adult Students)

Fall 2016 Orientations

 Saturday April 23, 2016 (First Time Freshman, By Invitation Only)

Thursday June 2, 2016 (Transfer & Adult)

Friday June 3, 2016 (First Time Freshman) 

Click HERE for additional dates


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.


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