Your first step starts here. Take a tour around one of Nashville State’s campuses. Speak with an advisor from your intended program. Whether you’re looking for a degree, a certificate, or even high school credit, you can work with our Welcome Center staff to complete the Nashville State application.  The Welcome Center is here to help you every step of the way.

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Welcome Center Services

Reach out to us for assistance with any of the following:


Welcome to Nashville State

Further Your Education

If you’re a high school student, veteran, or current service member, or you have applicable previous experience, we’re here to support you. Use these resources to find answers and get in touch with the right people.

Dual Enrollment Students

Get a head start by earning college credit while you finish high school. Take a look at our dual enrollment classes and apply today.

Veterans & Military Students

Use your VA  benefits at Nashville State and be welcomed into a community of your peers. We’re proud to offer veterans and current military an education they can use within and beyond their service.

Credit for Previous Experience

Earn credit towards your degree for your applicable previous experience. PLA allows you to take advantage of what you know and finish your degree faster. If you feel this applies to you, look into our prior learning assessment (PLA).

Understand the Costs

Tuition & Aid

Visit the Welcome Center In-Person or Virtually

Call, email, or stop by anytime! We're here for you. If you want to speak with someone at a particular campus, find them on our Campuses page.


White Bridge Campus
120 White Bridge Rd.
Nashville, TN 37209


Monday-Thursday: 8 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday: 8 AM – 4:30 PM

Contact Information

Phone: 615-353-3215

Virtual Welcome Center

Speak with a Welcome Center staff member via Zoom. When you join, you’ll be placed in a waiting room and a staff member will admit you. There may be a queue if staff is assisting other students. If you’re unable to wait, email and set up an appointment.

Monday - Thursday: 10 AM - 2 PM
Friday 8 AM - 4:30 PM


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