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Frequently Asked Questions
How much will room and board cost me?
Visit the Tuition and Fees section for room and board costs.
When will I receive information about my residence hall, room and roommate?
Once you attend a registration day, you will be able to access your “myPortal” via the TWC website. This area will be where you can see your room assignment and roommate(s) information, and register your vehicle. Typically, room assignments for fall begin in June of each year and continue until the beginning of school.
Will I have internet access at Tennessee Wesleyan College?
Each residence hall room has an internet connection for each resident that is active when you move in. There is also Wi-Fi throughout campus.
Where can I do my laundry on campus?
Each residence hall has washers and dryers that are FREE for TWC residents.
What furnishings will be in my room?
Two, twin extra-long, beds that may be bunked or left separate, two desks, two chairs, two closets with built in drawers, blinds, and vanity (mirror and sink).
Two of each of the following: twin, extra-long beds that may be lofted or left at normal level, desks, chairs, dressers, and closets. There are also blinds. Each suite has two sinks, a mirror, a bathroom with a shower.
The apartment has a living room that is furnished with a couch, two armchairs, kitchen table, and four chairs. The kitchen has a refrigerator and a stove/oven. Each bedroom has a twin, extra-long bed that may be lofted, a desk, desk chair, dresser, closet, and blinds.
Wesley Commons Apartments
The apartment has a common area/living room that has a couch, two chairs, a coffee table, and a dining table with four chairs. Each apartment also has a kitchenette with a sink and full size refrigerator. Each bedroom has a twin, extra-long bed that may be lofted, dresser, desk, and a desk chair.
What should I leave at home?
Air conditioners, alcohol, candles, incense, fire arms, fireworks, hunting knives, dart boards, amplified musical instruments, pets, halogen lamps, toasters, coffee pots, electric blankets, electric heaters, and any appliance with an open heating element.
What things should I remember to bring?
Alarm clock/radio, clothes hangers, laundry supplies/basket, lamp (optional, no halogen lamps), linens (all beds are twin, extra-long – 36" x 80"), mattress pad (recommended), waste basket, and a power strip with surge protector.
For convenience, TWC partners with Our Campus Market. Students can purchase linens and other supplies from Our Campus Market and all of their products are approved for use in TWC residence halls.
What could my roommate and I share?
Talk with your roommate (Keith and Fowler Halls) about bringing a compact refrigerator (up to 3 cubic ft.), stereo and television, microwave oven (700 watts or less- power strip required), and game console. This planning will prevent you from having duplicates of these items in your room.
Where can I have things mailed to me?
All residential students will be assigned a mailbox in the Student Activity Center. All mail should be addressed as follows:
Tennessee Wesleyan College
Fowler Hall OR Keith Hall OR Nocatula Apartments OR Wesley Commons
204 E College Street
Athens, TN 37303
Where can I park on campus?
Parking on TWC’s campus is FREE. However, each student must register his or her vehicle on myPortal to receive a free parking permit. The permit will allow the student to park in designated resident spaces at their residence hall.