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Open Houses & Information Sessions

Undergraduate Open House & Information Sessions

Due to the high volume of individual visit requests for prospective incoming freshman students, the College of Nursing holds High School Open House Sessions for high school junior and senior students and their families to provide information about the program. High school students have the opportunity to meet current nursing student ambassadors and nursing advisors. High School Open House Sessions include information about the freshman direct admissions process as well as nursing curriculum information and highlights of the College of Nursing. Most sessions last approximately one hour. Space is limited and an advance reservation is required. These meetings are for informational purposes only and students will not be advised during this session. Participation in group sessions in no way influences admissions decisions.

Upcoming dates:

  • Friday, August 30th 2:30pm-4:00pm
  • *Friday, September 13th 2:30pm-4:00pm
  • Friday, October 4th 2:30pm-4:00pm
  • *Friday, October 11th2:30pm-4:00pm
  • Friday, October 25th 2:30pm-4:00pm
  • *Friday, November 1st 2:30pm-4:00pm

*Lab Tour Included

High School Open House Sessions are held from 2:30 pm-4:00 pm at the following location:

College of Nursing, Room 201
1200 Volunteer Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37996

To reserve a spot in one of our upcoming High School Open House Sessions, sign up online or call 865-974-7606.

Due to the high volume of requests for individual advising sessions for prospective students who wish to apply to the College of Nursing, Change of Major Information Sessions are held for both existing UT and external transfer students. Sessions cover information regarding the Bachelor of Science in Nursing and include review of the curriculum, application requirements and application process, and highlights of the College of Nursing. Led by nursing advisors, group sessions include information about the admissions process as well as curriculum information. Most sessions last approximately one hour. Space is limited and an advance reservation is required. These meetings are for informational purposes only and students will not be advised during this session. Participation in group sessions in no way influences admissions decisions.

Change of Major Information Sessions will all be held in room 234 in the College of Nursing. Please see dates and times below:

  • August 26, 2019 9:00-10:00 am
  • August 29, 2019 9:00-10:00 am
  • September 19, 2019 1:00-2:00 pm
  • October 10, 2019 9:00-10:00 am
  • October 21, 9:00-10:00 am
  • November 13, 2019 2:00-3:00 pm

To reserve a spot in one of our upcoming Change of Major Information Sessions, sign up online or call 865-974-7606.

Due to the high volume of requests for individual advising sessions for prospective Accelerated BSN students who wish to apply to the College of Nursing, Accelerated BSN Information Sessions are held to provide information about the program. Sessions cover information regarding the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and include review of the curriculum, application requirements and application process. Most sessions last approximately one hour. Space is limited and an advance reservation is required. These meetings are for informational purposes only. Participation in group sessions in no way influences admissions decisions.

Upcoming dates for On-Site Information Sessions:

  • September 18th 5 pm – 6 pm
  • October 17th 5 pm – 6 pm
  • November 5th 5 pm – 6 pm

CON Student Services Location:

College of Nursing, room 234
1200 Volunteer Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37996

The Office of Student Services is hosting Virtual ABSN Information Sessions.  Events will be hosted via Zoom, a free online video conference platform.  You do not need a UT account to access the webinar, but UT’s Office of Information Technology has information and resources about Zoom online.

Upcoming dates for Virtual ABSN Information Sessions:

  • September 27th 12 pm – 1 pm
  • October 10th 12 pm – 1 pm
  • October 30th 1 pm – 2 pm
  • November 11th 12 pm – 1 pm

Zoom Link for ALL Virtual Sessions: https://tennessee.zoom.us/j/968345546

To reserve a spot in one of our upcoming Information Sessions, sign up online or call 865-974-7606.

Questions? Contact conadvising@utk.edu.

Graduate Open House & Information Sessions

The Graduate Programs Office is hosting a series of Virtual Open House events in October.  Events will be hosted via Zoom, a free online video conference platform. You do not need a UT account to access the webinar, but UT’s Office of Information Technology has information and resources about Zoom online.

Each concentration has two dates scheduled – a morning and evening session – which will feature the respective Concentration Coordinator and our Graduate Programs Advisor.

Log-on to learn more about our graduate programs, the application process, and ask questions!  It is an easy way to gather information and research your options.  We look forward to meeting you!

  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner DNP: October 8, 12pm and October 16 at 8:00pm
  • PhD: October 10, 12pm and 6:30pm
  • Psychiatric Mental Health DNP: October 15, 12pm and 6:30pm
  • Family Nurse Practitioner DNP: October 22, 12pm and 6:30pm
  • Nurse Executive Practice DNP: October 23, 6:30pm and October 24, 12pm
  • MSN to DNP: October 28, 12pm and 6:30pm
  • Acute Pediatric Graduate Certificate, Oct. 16, 12pm-1pm and Oct. 22, 8pm-9pm

All Virtual Open House sessions can be accessed via Zoom at https://tennessee.zoom.us/j/685-651-9740.  If you need information about joining the session via telephone, please contact us at congrad@utk.edu.


The Graduate Programs Office is hosting two in-person Information Sessions on the Knoxville campus in late October and early November. Make plans to attend to learn more about the DNP, PhD, and graduate certificate options. This is a great way to explore our degree programs and ask questions about the application process. We hope to see you there!

  • Tuesday, October 29, 6pm-7:30pm, Student Union Room 262 A/B
  • Thursday, November 7, 6pm-7:30pm, Student Union Room 262C

Location:

Student Union
1502 Cumberland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996