P.A.W.S. Orientation and One-Stop-Shop
Preparing, Advising & Welcoming Students
P.A.W.S., which stands for Preparing, Advising, and Welcoming Students, is the name of the new student onboarding program that Fisk University will require of all first-year students enrolling in the Fall of 2022. P.A.W.S. is intended to help first-year students make a smooth transition to college and become used to the community on campus by providing them with opportunities to participate in a variety of programs and events.
Preparing and Advising (Virtual One-Stop-Shop)
Students will meet with various key offices to complete the financial clearance process and academic advising for fall 2022:
Residence Life and Campus Services
AESP (Academic Advising)
Welcoming Students (New Student Orientation)
First-year students will connect with their future classmates, prepare for life inside and outside the classroom, and learn to navigate campus life.
Workshops and sessions that will provide support and answer questions relating to academics, health, safety, college transitions, and support services.
Opportunity to meet with academic departments, an overview of university resources and technology, and a chance to interact with multiple university offices that will support the FISK University journey.
Orientation Schedule 2022
Trip to Nashville
Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville
Downtown Capitol View
Contact Hotel Directly For Discount Rate
Reasonable hotel rates:
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Nashville MetroCenter
100 French Landing Dr, Nashville, TN 37228
Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville MetroCenter
410 Dominican Dr, Nashville, TN 37228
Holiday Inn® Nashville Vanderbilt
2613 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203
Office: (615) 321-8259