Pre-Professional Programs

Designed for students who plan to continue their education in graduate or professional schools or programs.

To schedule an appointment with an academic advisor in our office, simply log into your account and click on the “GradesFirst” link found in the advising section of your home page. Once in the “GradesFirst” system, click the “Appointments for Advising or Other Academic Help” button and follow the prompts from there. Click on this handout to schedule an advising appointment to view detailed instructions on using the online system.

You may also call 865-974-4483 (the Arts & Sciences appointment line) or stop by 313 Ayres hall to schedule an appointment. Readmitted students and students seeking four-year ROTC plans will need to call 865-974-4483 to schedule an appointment.

Please read the university’s advising policy to determine when you must be advised.

Spring and Summer 2014 Graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences!

Arts and Sciences Commencement web site:

Please visit this web site for information on all aspects of the A&S commencement ceremony. You will also be able to RSVP at this site. See below for more information on this process.

QUESTIONS? If you have questions about commencement that the web site does not answer, please direct your questions to