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The New Graduate Student's Survival Guide

This guide contains a selection of resources for graduate students new to the ETSU area

Entertainment at ETSU

There's always something going on at ETSU, with most activities free or discounted for students!

Buctainment brings a variety of activities to campus, many of them major musical acts.

Other major events on campus take place during the school year.

Arts and Entertainment list additional activities on campus and in the area.


Major Events

Arts and Entertainment


ETSU has a rich range of official sport teams and clubs.

Students may also participate in free intramural sport teams, such as flag football, soccer, softball, ping pong, pickleball, tennis, volleyball, and more (registration required).

ETSU Intramural Sports 

Johnson City Area

Johnson City has some wonderful parks and recreation areas, which range from flat, domestic parks for easy strolls to rugged mountaintops and trails. 

Johnson City Parks & Recreation

Downtown Johnson City is filled with restaurants, a Farmer's Market, and entertainment year-round.

Johnson City Festivals


ETSU Sport Fields