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JUMPSTART Your College Career

JumpstartHerkimer College holds a summer JUMPSTART program for incoming freshmen to help them transition to the academic expectations of college. JUMPSTART is a unique pre-college experience designed to stimulate students and get them excited about college. The program promotes the use of Herkimer College’s support services while preparing incoming students for college’s rigorous academic demands.

The JUMPSTART Session will be held on Monday, August 22.

 JUMPSTART includes an introduction to:

  • Academic Resources
  • Study Skills
  • Support Services
  • Strategies for Academic Success

Small group discussions facilitated by faculty and staff engage students to ask questions, think about their personal strengths, and learn ways to be successful students. The program is open to all new accepted students. Parent/guardian sessions are offered while students participate in JUMPSTART. The program is free for all new students and their parent/guardian, with lunch included.

View our JUMPSTART brochure

Pre-registration is required for JUMPSTART as seating is limited. This program is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you have a question or concern please contact us at 315-866-0300 ext. 8275 or request information.