Help Offered



Be introduced to the church, temple, mosque or synagogue of your choice. Transportation can be provided. Bible studies are also available.


International Friendship Partners can help with short-term housing needs and assist students in securing housing.


International students and spouses can join a AAA (Advanced American Accent) English classes offered by HIS Mission. There are also beginner, intermediate and advanced classes and a special class for polishing pronunciation. Information can be provided regarding ESL classes available throughout Knoxville.


HIS Mission seeks to assist with transportation needs of students, which may begin with a pick-up at the airport. Other transportation assistance may include: trips to the grocery, excursions to the Smoky Mountains for the day, help with buying cars (the search process), help with auto insurance (HIS recommends a reliable agent) and help with auto repairs (HIS recommends a reliable mechanic).