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Welcome to NOVA! We are dedicated to helping you start strong. Whatever your educational goals, we can help you achieve them. To get started, click on the button below that best describes you to find the information you will need.

On-Time Registration

Register for classes early - once the session begins, registration is closed!


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Pathway to the Baccalaureate

  • First-time-to-college
  • Students are accepted into the program in high school

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Online Students

  • First-time-to-college
  • All courses taken online through the Extended Learning Institute (ELI)

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Start Strong At NOVA

Get started! Click on your group below that best describes you and you will be directed to all the information you need to Start Strong at NOVA.

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Students 17-24 Years Old

  • First-time-to-college

 
 

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Students 17-24 Years Old

  • Have taken college courses

 
 

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Six New Policy Changes

There are six policy changes that will take effect the Fall 2014 semester.


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Students 25 and Older

  • May or may not have taken college courses

 

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Not Sure?

Are you unsure about which group you  belong in? Click on the button to discover your group.

 

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