JumpStart Orientation Program

JumpStart is an exciting 4-day intensive orientation to college life and Thomas Nelson specifically. You complete SDV 100 “College Success Skills” in just 4 days while making new friends and truly getting a jump start on your college education.  

What will you do?

  • Develop a specialized academic plan
  • Find your passion and choose a major
  • Discover Campus Resources
  • Participate in team-building activities
  • Create valuable connections
  • Learn how to manage your time
  • Learn financial literacy

What do you get?

  • Breakfast and lunch each day
  • Thomas Nelson swag
  • Academic Planner and Portfolio
  • Peer Mentor assigned to you to guide you throughout the year
  • Technology orientation
  • T-Shirt

If you successfully complete the JumpStart program and all required assignments, you will receive credit for SDV 100.

How to Register

Please fill out the link for the appropriate campus and then you will be contacted for an interview to solidify your spot in the program.

Hampton campus

July 31-August 3, 2017


Historic Triangle campus

August 7-10, 2017