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!

    Sample Schedules are coming soon!

    2015 Summer Jump Start Dates:

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

      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