Virtual Jumpstart Workshops


Jumpstart

Aug. 2-5, 2021 | REGISTER BY August 1, 2021
SAVE THESE DATES to attend FREE Virtual Webinar that are designed to help you get ready for Fall Term 2021.

Schedule

Jumpstart 2021 Schedule

Session Descriptions

Jumpstart 2021 Descriptions


Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is Jumpstart? Jumpstart is a program designed to help students get ready for the Fall 2021 semester. Specifically, Jumpstart offers free study skills, strategies, and review sessions for students preparing to enroll in ENC 1101 (Freshman English I), MAT 1033 (Intermediate Algebra), MAC 1105 (College Algebra), STA 2023 (Intro. Statistics), any science course, and/or students who want a jumpstart on using technology effectively at NFC.

  2. When is Jumpstart? The Virtual Jumpstart 2021 program will be held during the week of August 2-5, 2021. Two options for dates/times are available for each virtual session Monday through Thursday. (See schedule above).

  3. Where will it be held? The Virtual Jumpstart sessions will be held online via ZOOM. A link to join each session will be emailed to the participants as they register for the session and prior to the presentations.

  4. How much does it cost? It's FREE for NFC students!

  5. Who can attend Jumpstart? NFC students who are planning to take ENC 1101, MAT 1033, MAC 1105, STA 2023, or any science class in the fall or spring terms are encouraged to attend the Virtual Jumpstart sessions. Additionally, the technology session is open to all NFC students regardless of what classes students are registered for in the fall. (See descriptions of sessions above).

  6. Will I receive college credit for attending one or more Virtual Jumpstart sessions?  No. The Virtual Jumpstart sessions are non-credit sessions designed to get students ready for college credit courses.

  7. How do I register for Virtual Jumpstart sessions? Registration opens on July 1, 2021. Go to http://www.nfc.edu/jumpstart and click on Register Now or click the link below. Please register by Sunday, August 1, 2021.
    Virtual Jumpstart 2021 Registration Form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VirtualJumpstart2021

  8. Do I have to register for all Jumpstart sessions?  No. Only register for sessions you would like to attend. For example, a student may choose to attend the technology session on Monday and the math session on Thursday. All sessions are free; students may attend one or all of the sessions scheduled.

  9. May I attend both scheduled sessions for English/Math/Science/Technology?  Two sessions for each of the four subject areas have been scheduled to accommodate students’ needs. They are just repeats offered at different times.

  10. Who will be leading the sessions?  NFC instructors and learning specialists will lead/facilitate the Virtual Jumpstart sessions.

  11. What supplies do I need?  Computer with audio and camera or a device that allows you to connect via ZOOM, and internet connection.   

  12. Who should I contact for more information?