NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

We are excited to welcome you to Trinity College of Florida this fall!  Please know that the faculty and staff at Trinity College of Florida are praying for you as you begin your journey with us!  New Student Orientation (NSO) will help you get acquainted with life on campus as a TCF student.  

If you have any questions about enrollment, please contact the Admissions Office

NSO SCHEDULE

Friday, August 16th

8:30am Continental Breakfast

9am-3pm Registration

9:30am-10:30am Parent Orientation

12pm Lunch 

6pm Dinner on Campus

7pm Group Activity (Lane Glo Bowling)

Resident students may move-in once registration is complete.

Saturday, August 17th

9am Breakfast (registration offices open for additional registration needs and IT open house 9am-12pm)

11:30am Lunch

12pm Group Activity (Day Trip - Florida Aquarium)

6pm Dinner (Pizza with the President)

7pm Group Activity (movie night on campus)

Sunday, August 18th

10:45pm Church (The Crossroads Church)

12pm Lunch (The Crossroads Church)

3pm Small Group Devotions (on campus)

6pm - Dinner with the Resident Advisors 

Sunday's activities are for resident students, however, commuting students are welcome to attend.  Classes will begin on Monday, August 19th.

NEXT STEPS

STEP 1:  COMPLETE FINANCIAL AID
- Submit FAFSA
- Sign award letter upon receipt
 
STEP 2:  SUBMIT DEPOSIT
- Submit deposit  (Tuition Deposit = $50  |  Residency Deposit = $150)
- Resident students must pay both the tuition deposit and the residency deposit for a total of $200.
 
STEP 3:  COMPLETE NEW STUDENT FORMS
 
STEP 4:  DECLARATION OF MAJOR 
- Please submit the declaration of major form if you know what major you would like to pursue.  If you are still unsure of your major, you do not need to submit this form, but you should let the Admissions Office know that you are undecided so you can be placed in general education courses. 
 
STEP 5:  BIBLE THEOLOGY TEST
- All students take this test at the beginning of their time at Trinity and again upon graduation to help the college see how well we are training and equipping students in Bible and theology.  This is a 40-question test.  It will take approximately 15-25 minutes.  Please do not use any resources to answer the questions.  Doing well or poorly on this test will not affect your acceptance status to the college.
 
STEP 6:  SIGN COURSE SCHEDULE AND PURCHASE BOOKS
- Upon receiving your course schedule, please accept or request to modify your schedule. 
- After accepting your course schedule, please purchase the corresponding books.  Find the booklist here.  
 
STEP 7:  SEND FINAL TRANSCRIPTS AND SCORES
- Once you have completed high school/college courses, please send final, official transcripts to TCF.  Please send any updated official ACT/SAT scores.  If you received a 3 or better on an AP test, please send the official score(s).  
 
STEP  8:  PAYMENT
- If you have a remaining balance, please be prepared to pay your remaining balance by August 9th or you may register to be on the payment plan.