Concordia Experience

Jump Start

All new students freshmen and transfers are required to attend Jump Start, CUC's orientation program. The program helps you and your family become better acquainted with unique aspects of the university and provides you with an opportunity to meet your future classmates.

Submit your enrollment deposit to register for Jump Start! 

Before you can register for a Jump Start, you need to make your enrollment deposit. Simply log into Concordia Connect to complete this process. After submitting the enrollment deposit, you'll be able to sign up for Jump Start immediately by clicking the "Jump Start" tab in Concordia Connect!

2015 Summer Jump Start Dates:

Dates Registration Deadline Participants
June 12-13, 2015 Friday, June 5, 2015 Freshman
June 18-19, 2015 Thursday, June 11, 2015 Freshman
June 23-24, 2015 Tuesday, June 16, 2015 Freshman
July 10-11, 2015 Thursday, July 2, 2015 Freshman
July 15, 2015 Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Transfer
July 20, 2015 Monday, July 13, 2015 Freshman - Commuter
July 27-28, 2015 Monday, July 20, 2015 Freshman
August 7, 2015 Friday, July 31, 2015 Transfer
August 11, 2015 Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Freshman - Commuter
August 19, 2015 Wednesday, August 12, 2015 Transfer and Freshman

    Jump Start for STUDENTS features:

    Program sessions
    The Concordia Fair
    • Learn about:
      • Housing options and meal plans
      • Intramurals
      • Service learning
      • Security
      • On campus jobs
      • Vehicle registration
    • Get your photo taken for your CUC ID
    Social Events
    • Join in activities to get to know your new classmates
    • Experience a trip to downtown Chicago
    • Enjoy a reception with faculty and staff

      Jump Start Resources