Smart Start

Kick off your career as a Hocking Hawk at Smart Start 2018 (August 12 - 17) with a jam-packed schedule of fun, empowering, and memorable experiences!

Designed for first-year students, Smart Start blends challenging activities with exciting experiences on campus and the surrounding community. You’ll become familiar with the campus community and connect with faculty, staff, peer leaders, and other first-year students. As you learn from one another and share your stories, you'll engage in fun activities that will help prepare you to be successful in your first year and beyond.

Event highlights:

  • Free T-shirt
  • Bond with small groups and peer leaders during team building activities
  • Meet new people & build lasting relationships
  • Move in one week early
  • Participate in activities to become familiar with the Hocking College campus, including learning where campus resources are located and how to use them
  • Daily adventures and excursions around the Hocking College community

$275 — Course fee
$105 — Meals for the week (Optional)

Please contact Kim Coy at (740) 753-6539 or by email at for more information.

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