JumpStart

What is JumpStart?

  • A program to give you the BEST start to becoming a student at Broward College!
  • Only at Broward College
  • Only for current Broward County high school seniors
  • Hands on assistance through the registration process

Purpose

  • Make the college enrollment process easier and more enjoyable for you.
  • Get a jumpstart on college
  • Enroll in classes for summer or fall
  • Complete the required New Student Orientation now
  • GOAL: Become a Broward College student!

  • Dates are scheduled at your high school. Check with your BRACE advisor for exact dates.
  • Learn about Broward College.
  • You complete the BC application online.
  • The BC team is here to help you apply.
  • You receive a BC student ID and e-mail address.

  • Held at a Broward College Campus.
  • Receive help filling out the Financial Aid Application (FAFSA).
  • Submit your FAFSA.
  • Bring your questions!
  • Stop by during our office hours (see below).

Locations: South Campus, Central Campus, North Campus
Financial Aid Hours: Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 7:00pm, Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

  • Dates can be scheduled at your high school or at a Broward College Campus. Check with your BRACE advisor for exact dates and location.
  • Spend the day on our Campus (on campus visit only).
  • Attend the New Student Orientation.
  • Take a tour of our campus (on campus visit only).
  • Meet an advisor.
  • Enroll in your classes.
  • Learn about student clubs, organizations, and student leadership opportunities on campus.
  • Complete a scholarship application.
  • Leave that day with a college schedule!

Who should participate?

Quick Start for JumpStart is for current high school seniors who have applied to Broward College. This is for JumpStart participants who DID NOT attend JumpStart registration day with their high school.

Students planning to attend Quick Start for JumpStart should RSVP through Eventbrite. Select the campus where you would like to attend:

QuickStart

Get a Quick Start on becoming a student at Broward College! Join us at North Campus, Central Campus, or South Campus. Open to incoming or prospective students to receive assistance with Academic support services, Financial Aid, Testing, and Academic Advising.

At Quick Start, you will be able to:

  1. Apply to Broward College
  2. Attend New Student Orientation (orientation begins promptly at 4pm)
  3. Meet with an academic advisor
  4. Register for classes
  5. Submit proof of Florida Residency
  6. Take a placement test (must arrive by 4pm)
  7. Apply for financial aid
  8. Apply for scholarships
  9. Visit the cashier's office (open until 6:30pm)
  10. Purchase books and supplies at the bookstore

Upcoming Quick Start

Friday, April 3, 2020
3:00pm - 7:00pm

Register by clicking on a campus locations: North Campus | Central Campus | South Campus

Questions about Quick Start? Send an email to
bcrecruiting@broward.edu