Transition To College

Transition To College

We’re here to help you succeed.

Starting college is a major life event - we get it. That is why we aim to make the transition smooth and easy by offering a wide variety of services to help you succeed.

Check out these services to help you get acclimated!

  • The JUMPSTART Program: Get help adjusting to college’s academic expectations, learn study skills, and access resources, support services, and strategies for success.
  • New Student Orientation: Familiarize yourself with the campus, Herkimer College’s departments and services, available resources, and important College policies.
  • Retention Services: When life gets tough, turn your semester around with our support.
  • Disabilities Services: Whether you need a sign language interpreter, assistance with note-taking or e-texts, help setting up alternative testing arrangements, or a referral to the right campus or community services, we are here for you.

Never hesitate to reach out. We are here to help!