Welcome to East Tennessee State University

For over 100 years, students from around the world have moved to the Appalachian Highlands region of Tennessee to attend East Tennessee State University, all for a common goal: to achieve the dream of earning a college degree. Presently, over 400 international students call our campus home. We invite you to learn more about ETSU as you begin this exciting journey.


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