JumpStart Orientation Program | Thomas Nelson Community College

JumpStart Orientation Program

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05/28/2020 - 10:49am

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.  


JumpStart 2019 is no longer accepting applications for both the Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses

Hampton Campus

July 29-August 1, 2019

Historic Triangle Campus

August 5-8, 2019


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?

  • Lunch each day
  • Thomas Nelson swag
  • Technology orientation
  • T-Shirt

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