Jump Start NJC - Become College Ready!

August 6-16, 2017

Students will:

  • Arrive early to campus and move into the residence hall.
  • Brush up in Composition or Math content to gain confidence and skill. In 10 days, a student may advance to the next class!
  • Experience academic and campus activities.
  • Explore the community.
  • Meet other students and build relationships through social activities. 
  • Jump Start your success at NJC!

Apply for one of two tracks:

  • Jump Start Composition 
  • For students who test into CCR 92 or CCR 94*
  • For students who want an English refresher
  • For students who feel unprepared for College English
  • Jump Start Math - Waitlist 
  • For students who test into MAT 50 or MAT 55*
  • For students who feel underprepared for college math
  • For students who want a math refresher

*Student's Accuplacer or CCPT scores will be used to determine eligibility.

Apply Online

Applications are due by July 25. This program is limited to the first 40 students and may close before the deadline.
Fill out the online application here.

Cost: $358.75. This charge covers your room and board. Local students not living in the resident halls can purchase a meal plan for 171.75.

For more information, contact: The Student Success Center at 970-521-6663 or Cate Trenkle at 970-521-6727.

It all starts August 6th

Check-in/Move in - 12pm - 3pm

Welcome dinner - Pete's Retreat - 5pm

Jump Start Orientation/Welcome activities - ESF 6pm