Summer Kick Start - FUNdamental Workshops

Students on the BeachCongratulations! You're about to start your very first semester of college, and we're glad so many of you took advantage of the 2019 Summer Kick Start Workshops earlier in June.

Kick Start Scholarship Information

If you attended all three workshops, plus meet the other eligibility requirements, and you could qualify for a course scholarship to be used during the Fall 2019, 16-week term. View the Kick Start Scholarship flyer for complete eligibility requirements and an overview of the process. If you completed all three workshops and reviewed the additional eligibility requirements, click here to apply for a Kick Start Scholarship.

Questions about Summer Kick Start? Please contact kickstart@easternflorida.edu for more information.

Haven’t applied to the College yet? Fill out the online EFSC application, or call Student Recruitment at 321-433-5497 for assistance.

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Session #1: Building Your Course Schedule & Time Management

Session # 1 includes two great topics that are critical for a fast start in College.

Want to learn some skills to help you build the perfect EFSC schedule, then apply those skills to the real world? Join us to learn how your goals and strengths matter, how to impress potential employers and even how to break the rules!

As a college student, you are in charge of your school schedule. But with that comes a lot of responsibility when you begin to factor in time for work, family and friends. This interactive time management workshop will leave you with a usable product to master your schedule.

Session #2: Using myEFSC & Organizational Skills

Session #2 will focus on the College's myEFSC Student Service Portal (and lots of online tools) plus help get you organized for success.

This workshop will help you gain a better understanding of how to use tools on the EFSC website including myEFSC. During the workshop, you will learn how to access Titan Web, Canvas, student email, scholarship applications and your class schedule through myEFSC.

Did you know that everyone has his or her own personal organizational style? In this interactive workshop, you'll also identify your organizational style and receive tips and tricks on how to better your organizational skills!

Session #3: Financial Aid & Study Skills

Session #3 gets real — with strategies for paying for college and making your investment pay off through great study skills.

Paying for college can be tough. So is understanding all the ways to pay for college, but we’re here to help you figure it out. It’s important to understand the impact poor budgeting and planning can have on your college career at EFSC and in the future. This workshop will foster a better understanding of how to budget for college and apply for financial aid, while setting the stage as you strive to earn the salary to cover your future lifestyle!

In this workshop, you'll also identify your current approach to study skills and your learning style to help create a customized study plan. Maximizing your study time and acing your tests will leave you with more free time!