Is today the first day of your online class? Not sure where to start? How to get started? What time to log in? Let us know – 703.323.3347 or try the live chat at eli.nvcc.edu.
* Join our Virtual Student Union– Our VSU has a new look! Are you taking online classes and looking to connect with other students outside of a classroom setting? Check out our Virtual Student Union or VSU. This is an engagement hub where NOVA Online students have access to create a profile, join discussion forums and connect with other students. In celebration of our new site launch, students will be eligible for raffle prizes once they create an account and interact on the site. Drawings will be done weekly and monthly through the fall semester. Join now!
* Engage in your Community! Did you miss our Community Involvement Fair last year? Check out our community volunteer booklet to learn more about the variety of non-profits participating and volunteer opportunities available: Community Volunteer Booklet. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us where and when you are volunteering and we will send you a FREE NOVA Student Life T-shirt to wear!
* Monday – Webinar: NOVA Online Orientation.12:15-1:15pm.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. The NOVA Online Orientation is highly recommended for students who are new to online learning. Register now! Can’t attend live? Request a recording.
* Learn more on this NOVA Online Student Blog. Want to write for the NOVA Online Student Blog? Share your story? Connect with your peers? Send us a writing sample to get started. Email NOVA OnlineStuLife@nvcc.edu for more information.