About East Tennessee State University
East Tennessee State University encompasses 11 colleges utilizing 4 campuses, several satellite facilities, and a robust online
presence. In the heart of Appalachia, ETSU's main campus sits on 340 acres in the shadow of Buffalo and Cherokee Mountains. It
boasts the highest quality academic and athletic facilities, an extraordinary library, state-of-the-art residence halls, an observatory,
and an outdoor amphitheater. The 11 colleges cover a wide variety of subjects ranging from the humanities to math, technology to art,
education to health science. These colleges' departments offer over 140 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs, as
well as study abroad honors experiences.
Why Attend East Tennessee State University
ETSU has a long history of supporting America's veterans and military-affiliated students. Currently, more than 500 military-affiliated students are experiencing the support of our military-friendly community. Our campus offers over 240 student organizations to choose from, including a local chapter of Student Veterans of America. Our Veterans Lounge, open exclusively to our students, serves as place to study, relax and connect with other military students on campus. Located across the street is the Quillen VA Medical Center, providing convenient, high-quality medical attention. Work Study positions are available to students both through ETSU and the VA medical campuses. Tutoring services and internships with local businesses are offered free of charge each semester and are specifically tailored to our military students' needs.