Current Students

We have listed services in alphabetical order for easier navigation. This page will be updated regularly with new information, so please check back often! 

ACCOUNT ACCESS

Be sure you can log into your College account. If you haven’t set up your new account security, you must do so in order to access your Pellissippi State email and myPellissippi. If you need help, call the HelpDesk at 865-694-6537

ADVISING

To meet with an advisor, email advising@pstcc.edu

January 18-20 are the official drop/add days for spring semester 2022. Listed here are the ways you may receive assistance for drop/add and exception registration from our office.

  • Contact your assigned advisor if that information is available.
  • Meet with an advisor on campus or through a virtual advising kiosk.
  • Contact advising@pstcc.edu for assistance.

Nursing pathway students and Nursing program students must contact either the Nursing pathway advisor or their assigned faculty advisor.

BOOKSTORE

The Pellissippi State Bookstore is open and operational starting Jan. 4. Campus store hours are posted at this link. 

If you have excess aid over the cost of your tuition and fees, you will be able to charge your books at the Bookstore beginning the morning after the day you confirm attendance. Eligible students may charge to their financial aid accounts online through Jan. 25 and in the physical bookstores through Jan. 28.

BRIGHTSPACE

While students can log in to Brightspace, some students may not see all the classes they have registered for on the Brightspace homepage until the start of the semester. Courses will be open in Brightspace on Jan. 18, the first day of classes.

CALENDAR

Please click here for important spring 2022 dates and deadlines.

CASHIER

The Cashier’s Office on the Hardin Valley Campus is open to assist students in person. Staff are available to answer questions by phone at 865-694-6605 or email at businessoffice@pstcc.edu 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Fridays. 

Any forms or documents, such as fee waivers, may be sent electronically via email at businessoffice@pstcc.edu or faxed to 865-539-7207. Documents may also be brought in during our in-person hours or placed in the drop box located next to the Cashier’s Office on the first floor of the Goins Administration Building when the College is open. 

DISABILITY SERVICES

Disability Services and accommodation plans will be available as soon as possible for the spring semester. Please contact disabilityservices@pstcc.edu or 865-694-6411 to learn more.  

FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid has been posted to students’ accounts. You will be able to see your award amount and complete the confirmation process in myPellissippi. 

If you do not see the financial aid you are expecting, please fill out the appropriate forms in myPellissippi so that staff can follow up with you. 

If you have excess aid over the cost of your tuition and fees, you will be able to charge your books at the Bookstore beginning the morning after the day you confirm attendance. Eligible students may charge to their financial aid accounts online through Jan. 25 and in the physical bookstores through Jan. 28.

For questions about or assistance with financial aid, connect with our Start Strong Center by emailing StartStrong@pstcc.edu or by dropping by the Start Strong Center in the Goins Administration Building on our Hardin Valley Campus. 

GRADES

Students may access grades through myPellissippi.

HELPDESK

For HelpDesk assistance, including BrightSpace login issues, please call 865-694-6537. Please be patient as we are experiencing a large number of calls. We will do our best to answer your calls as quickly as possible, but if you are unable to reach someone, please keep trying. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

For inquiries and assistance, please email Patricia Higgins at pjhiggins@pstcc.edu or call 865-539-7007. 

LIBRARIES

The Pellissippi State Libraries are open. Please click here for the Library locations and hours. 

Ask a Librarian chat is available here

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

Students who are starting Pellissippi State in spring 2022 should complete online orientation before classes start. NSO can be accessed at https://launch.comevo.com/pstcc/3485 

NONACADEMIC NEEDS

For students in need of non-academic related resources, Student Care and Advocacy is here to help. Please contact sca@pstcc.edu for information and assistance regarding food, transportation, utilities and rent. 

REGISTER FOR CLASSES

To register for your spring 2022 classes, connect with an advisor by emailing advising@pstcc.edu.

Students can access course and program information, as well as the 2022 academic calendar, in our official College Catalog, which is available at this link. To find a class being offered in spring 2022, click here.  

Schedules must be confirmed and fees paid by Jan. 20, 2022.

STUDENT TRANSITIONS AND PERSISTENCE 

The newly formed Student Transitions and Persistence office is comprised of New Student Orientation and the PERSiST academic coaching program. We help students navigate the many transitions and challenges they may encounter during their college experience. Our devoted team offers support to ease students’ onboarding process, normalize help-seeking behavior and foster a sense of belonging. Closing equity gaps through service to marginalized or minoritized groups is also at the heart of our office’s work. For more information, please contact us at persist@pstcc.edu.

TESTING

The Testing Center provides in-house and standardized testing (CLEP, DSST, Certiport, HESI, HiSET, etc.) for Pellissippi State students and the community as needed. Hours vary by campus (link to site). We do not offer exams during the last 30 minutes of operation each day. 

For Pellissippi State course exams, instructors send a Test Authorization form to the Testing Center with all required information. For standardized exams or correspondence exams, examinees must make a test appointment at www.Registerblast.com/pstcc and pay the proctor fee.  

TRANSCRIPTS

At this time, we cannot provide you with official transcripts. You can, however, print an unofficial transcript through myPellissippi. Most area colleges and universities are aware of the situation at Pellissippi State and will work with you for admittance to their institution.