This pre-recorded event is intended for all new students who have been admitted to Stark State College and are registered for spring classes. Classes start January 16 – we encourage you watch Jump Start before the semester begins!
Congratulations on choosing to become a Stark State College student!
Jump Start is here to help you make a successful transition into your first year at Stark State. Our faculty, staff, administrators and students will help you establish the foundation for your future success by sharing with you what’s expected, how to be successful, and where to find key resources.
Jump Start FAQs
Why should I attend Student Success Jump Start?
All new students are required to attend Jump Start to prepare for the new college experience. It’s important that you have an opportunity before the semester begins to learn what’s expected, how to be successful, and where to find resources.
Is this a repeat of everything I heard during my orientation?
No. Orientation gives you a great foundation for enrolling at Stark State, and Jump Start builds on orientation to provide you with specific tools and resources to be a successful student.
Do I need to register?
No, the video is slightly over one hour; you can watch it at your convenience.