Response

We’ve activated our Vol State Response website to provide information on how to support those impacted by the deadly tornados that struck Middle Tennessee overnight. Governor Bill Lee has declared a state of emergency. Up-to-date information regarding the disaster can be found on tn.gov. The Vol State Response website has been developed to provide individuals a way to gain assistance for victims of disasters. For more information, contact Student Life and Engagement at 615-230-3441.

Vol State Assistance

  • A Tornado Relief Fund to provide financial assistance to those impacted has been set up through the Vol State College Foundation.  If you need assistance through this area, please email student.support@volstate.edu. If you have not been impacted and would like to donate, please visit www.volstate.edu/giving and select “tornado relief”.
  • The Feed is available for students in need at all campus locations. Items range from food and snack items, to hygiene products. Call 615-230-3390 for an appointment to visit The Feed.
  • Students may contact the Office of Student Engagement and Support at student.engagement@volstate.edu or call 615-230-3390 for information on mental health counseling opportunities.
  • The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a resource for faculty and staff members who need counseling support and referral to other resources. Assistance is available 24/7 by calling (855) 437-3486.

State of Tennessee

Federal/National Assistance

Other Concerns - Coronavirus

Another matter of world-wide concern is the spread of Coronavirus. For up to date information, please visit www.volstate.edu/coronavirus-disease.