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By completing this registration, you are officially launching your New V.O.L. Experience!

The session you’ve selected refers to your Virtual Advising day. It is during this time that you’ll interact with your academic college, meet 1-on-1 with your academic advisor and officially register for classes. View Virtual Advising session options here.

This registration also includes both Phase 2 and Phase 3 of the New V.O.L. Experience. You will NOT have to register again for either.

As you work your way through each phase, we will explain everything you need to know. So be sure to consistently check your UTK email address! However, know you can ALWAYS contact New Student Orientation with any questions or concerns at

Register here with your NetID and password!

NOTE: If you need to change your Virtual Advising Session, you can do so by logging back into your myUTK. However,

  • If you are changing from a Fall session to a Summer session, you will need to reach out to us directly
  • If you are changing from a Summer session to a Fall session, you will need to reach out to us directly


Our program remains fee-based and required for the New V.O.L. Experience. It costs $240 for first-year students, and $70 for transfer students. With our enhanced summer model, we’re excited to offer more programs than ever for all incoming students.

This fee covers ALL phases of the New V.O.L. Experience. This includes:

  • Virtual Advising
  • Online Pre-Orientation
  • Live the Experience at Welcome Week 2020, August 15-23, (your in-person orientation to all that UT has to offer!)

Your fee covers the cost of programming for each phase, materials, and food across both the digital and in-person platforms.

Fee Deferral

Students can submit a fee deferment request by emailing New Student Orientation directly at From there, we will provide additional instructions to support you throughout the New V.O.L. Experience registration process.


You will receive an emailed receipt and confirmation after you complete your registration. Please check carefully to verify your session number and the date on your receipt. If you have questions, call 865-974-4546 or email

Changes and Cancellations

Refund requests for cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 working days before the start of your confirmed Virtual Advising Day.

Send refund requests by email to