Jump Start FAQ’s:

 
What is Jump Start?
Jump Start is a day for new students to enroll in fall classes, in addition to completing other enrollment activities. Jump Start Days are exclusively for students who have already applied, been accepted to Sterling College, and paid their housing deposit
 
What all is included as a part of Jump Start?
  • Enroll in fall classes
  • Meet with Financial Aid
  • Take your ID photo
  • Set up a payment plan with the Business Office
  • Learn about what SC offers in Technology, Career Services, Health and Counseling
  • Pick up some Warrior merchandise at the bookstore
  • Check out the Dorms
 
How do I register for a Jump Start Day?
Registration is available online here: Jump Start Registration
 
Can I register for a Jump Start Day before I’ve paid my Housing Deposit?
Yes, you can! However, the Housing Deposit must be paid at least one week prior to your scheduled Jump Start Day or we cannot enroll you.  
 
How do I pay my Housing Deposit?
You can pay it online or call (620) 278-4275 to pay by phone.
 
What time should I arrive?
All Jump Start Days begin at 12:30pm. A detailed schedule will be emailed to you one week prior to your selected Jump Start Day.
 
Should I eat before I come?
Yes! There are several local restaurants worth checking out if you and your family arrive to Sterling a little early. 
Light refreshments will be available as a part of Jump Start. 
 
Can I participate in Jump Start Day without coming to campus?
Yes! We offer phone enrollment appointments for those who cannot travel to campus for a Jump Start Day. When you register for Jump Start, simply select “Phone Enrollment” on the form and we will schedule a phone appointment for you.
 
Your phone appointment will be scheduled sometime between 1pm-4:30pm on the day of your selected Jump Start. An exact appointment time will be emailed to you one week prior to your Jump Start Day.
 
A few days after your phone enrollment appointment has been completed, we will email you additional enrollment documents. These include:
·         Your MySterling username and password
·         Your Sterling College email username and password
·         Student Health Form
·         Family Reference Guide
·         Warrior Packing List
·         Host Family Information
 
I need to change my major/guest count/phone number/to a phone appointment, etc.
Send any changes in registration to the Admissions Event Coordinator. The sooner we receive these changes, the better we can serve you.
(620) 278-4388 or events@sterling.edu
 
I have a question that hasn’t been answered here, who should I contact?
The Admissions Events Coordinator can answer any additional questions.
(620) 278-4388 or events@sterling.edu