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You are an important part of a tradition of student success and academic excellence at Motlow State. We want you to have everything you need to succeed.


Merit Pages

Share your achievements with Merit.

Merit Pages makes it easy to share accomplishments with family and friends. Students can invite others to view their accomplishments on their own Merit page, or can use their Merit page to launch news of accomplishments out on other social media platforms. Here are just a few easy to share stories from Merit:

  • Dean’s List / Honor Roll
  • Commencement
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Internships
  • Study-abroad Trips
  • Athletic Accomplishments
  • and more

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Each Motlow campus has a Student Success Center designed to help ensure you have a successful journey from enrollment to graduation.

Motlow is committed to your success. You begin your college experience with a comprehensive orientation and an opportunity to engage in workshops and activities that help you adjust to college life. Throughout your time at Motlow you will be inspired, motivated, and guided toward graduation. Your success is our mission.

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Student Government Association

The Student Government Association (SGA) is an elected group of students representing the needs of Motlow's student body, led by a president elected by the entire student body.

SGA represents the student body at events on Motlow's campuses, including the college's Leadership Council. SGA is involved in planning and executing events on every campus, from Weeks of Welcome to finals week celebrations. All Motlow students are encouraged to attend SGA meetings and voice their concerns or ideas.

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SGA (Student Government Association) Officers


Graduation day is the culmination of your hard work. A degree from Motlow empowers you to advance to your next level. 

You have a vast array of support services while you are a student at Motlow. All are designed to work together to assist you towards your goal. If that goal is graduation, then the time to start planning is when you enroll at Motlow. There are multiple steps required in addition to completing your coursework. 

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    Motlow State Appoints New Honors Director

    Motlow State Appoints New Honors Director

    Motlow State Community College is proud to announce that Jenna Caviezel is the new Director of the College's Honors Program. Caviezel began serving at Motlow in 2012. In that time, she has taught English and Honors English Courses. She played a vital role in the launch of the Motlow Writing Center and now serves as Director of Tutoring in addition to her new role as Director of the Honors Program.

    Students Graduate College Before High School

    Students Graduate College Before High School

    Oakland High School's Early College partnership with Motlow State Community College allows students to graduate with an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Mechatronics while obtaining their high school diploma. Through this opportunity, Oakland dual-enrollment students can immediately transfer to the workforce upon completion of high school. Oakland will see six of its seniors graduate from the program this year with college degrees.

    Motlow State Student is Student of the Year

    Motlow State Student is Student of the Year

    At the sixth annual Statewide Outstanding Achievement Awards (SOAR) event hosted by the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR), Motlow State student Jaxen Waggoner received the Community College Student of the Year Award. TBR is the largest system of higher education institutions in the state and presides over all 13 community colleges and 24 colleges of applied technology.

    Dual Enrollment Students Receive Gates Scholarship

    Dual Enrollment Students Receive Gates Scholarship

    Motlow State Community College's Early College Program at LaVergne High School in Rutherford County allows high school students to obtain their associate degrees from Motlow as part of their high school curriculum. Two graduates from this year's cohort of Early College Graduates are 2024 recipients of the prestigious Gates Foundation Scholarship.

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