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Before Arriving on Campus

You’re almost here!

You’ve come to orientation, and you can’t wait to begin your UT career. We’re excited, too! As you make your final to-do list, don’t forget the following:

Between Now and Welcome Week

  • Check VolMail regularly
  • Download the University of Tennessee mobile app
  • Read the Hilltopics student handbook
  • Read The Book of Unknown Americans
  • Access One Stop’s Cost Estimate toll
  • View Charges on MyUTK and set up an e-refund
  • Purchase textbooks online at
  • Buy your parking permit online at
  • Complete technology requirements
  • For accommodations with the Office of Disability Services, students should complete the intake form at
  • Contact Career Services at 865-974-5435 to set up a Hire-a-Vol account and search for part-time employment
  • Get involved on campus. Visit and click on VOLink
  • Download the “Key to Tennessee” move-in guide
  • Participate in Welcome Week!

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