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Parents of Prospective Students

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We're glad you and the student are considering NOVA!

In this section you will find a collection of resources for you and the student as you explore the possibility of a NOVA education.  

Learning About NOVA

Before the student starts an application, you and the student need to decide if NOVA is the right choice. Start by learning more about what makes NOVA a great choice and our commitment to student success

Next Steps

Once the student decides to apply, take some time to learn more about the admissions and registration process and paying for a NOVA education.

If you find that you need assistance at any point in the process, use the contact information on this page. We’re available by phone, email and LIVE chat.