This Week at NOVA Online

Spring 2016 registration is open for all students! Have any questions about your spring term courses? Need to change your degree plan? Schedule a virtual appointment with an NOVA Online Counselor!

Tuition DeadlineBe sure to have a method of payment in place to meet the spring 2016 payment deadline.  Tuition is due (or have your financial aid or payment plan in place) by 5 p.m. (EST) December 15 or your classes may be dropped. If you register on or after December 15, tuition is due the following business day at 5pm to hold your seat.

First time in college? Participate in a New Student Orientation Webinar – This one hour webinar is required for new-to-college students aged 17-24. New Student Orientation will focus on academic and career goals, reading degree plans, and registering for classes. Use your VCCS username/password to register and email NOVA with any questions. All are welcome.

Are you ready for Finals Week? NOVA Online can help you prepare! Finals can be a very stressful time of the year!  To ease testing anxiety, we invite you to review the How to Prepare for Finals webinar.

exam daYThis 30 minute recording will focus on topics and strategies to help ease anxiety and help you study smart such as: Early preparation, planning your approach and taking the exam.

Review the NOVA Online Student blog for information about preparing for your NOVA Online proctored exams. Remember NOVA Online Success Coaches are available to help you succeed.

Join a NOVA Online Counselor for the Getting Ready for Your Next Semester Webinar on Wednesday, December 16, 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm. This 45 minute webinar for NOVA students will focus on answering key questions students have about preparing for their next semester.  Topics covered will include program identification, course selection, college resources, schedule planning, and registration/payment tips. Can’t make it live? View the Recording of a past session to help plan for your spring term courses.

Plan ahead: Enrolled in your first online course this spring? Join us for the NOVA Online Orientation! This one hour webinar will focus on getting started in your courses, navigating your Blackboard course site, and identifying tips for success and student support services.