Welcome to Hiwassee College

Hiwassee College, founded in 1849 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is a liberal arts and applied science institution of higher education providing quality instruction to residential and commuter students in a community that promotes learning, faith, and service.

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Features Stories

Current Students

Victoria Hopson, a junior honor student and volleyball player, is awarded the GFCW scholarship. 

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Faculty & Staff

Hiwassee College’s Dr. Robert Allen was one of three local writers to win the K-Town Caper Contest.

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Congratulations to the Dental Hygiene Class of 2016. Click "Read More" to see a special video recapping their success. 

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News & Events

New Student Orientation

Before classes begin on August 29th, incoming students will need to attend one of three orientation dates. Those dates are: June 17th, July 15th, and August 5th. During orientation incoming students are assigned an advisor, they register for classes, meet with fellow classmates, and have the opportunity to tour campus. 

Spaces are available for the July 15th and August 5th dates. 

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Campus Life and Student Activities

Climbing a rock wall, rafting down white water rapids, spelunking in a dark cave, and hiking up the Appalachian Trail. Many of the programs and extracurricular activities at Hiwassee College lend themselves to learning in the beautiful natural scenery of East Tennessee.

Contact Student Affairs today for more information. 

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