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Clint Melton
Coordinator of New Student Seminar/Individualized Programs of Study/Special Projects
Adjunct Instructor

Location GH 2668
Phone (434) 592-4718



New Student Seminar (NSSR 101)- January 8th & 9th
Required for all new students (Transfer and incoming Freshmen)


Spring Bash: January 8th, 6:00-8:00 pm in LaHaye Multipurpose Center
Spring Orientation: January 9th, 7:00 am-7:00 pm (See Welcome Week Booklet)

General information

What is New Student Seminar?

  •  New Student Seminar is a graduation requirement. It is a one-day class designed to facilitate academic, spiritual and social development and provide interaction with faculty/staff to introduce high academic expectations prior to the start of the student's first semester at Liberty University. 

 Students required to take New Student Seminar

  • Any new student (transfer or freshman), regardless of hours transferred, credit earned through Dual Enrollment, CLEP exams passed or AP credit are required to take NSSR 101.

Prepare for New Student Seminar

  • Students would benefit from viewing the following technology tutorials located in their Blackboard NSSR 101 course:
  1. How to register and use course "Clickers" in classes
  2. How to use ASIST
  3. How to use Blackboard