Program Requirements

Completion of the Ignite Program does not guarantee admission to Valdosta State University.

Ignite Program Requirements:

  • Students must attend the Orientation session, June 8th, 2020
  • Students will be enrolled in 8 hours of cohort-style classes (VSU 1101, COMM 1100, ENGL 1101 OR MATH 1111)
  • Students will attend all mandatory study labs
  • Students must adhere to all course policies, including but not limited to:
    • Attendance
    • Participation
    • Turning assignments in on time
    • Check their VSU e-mail and Blazeview regularly
  • Students must earn a grade of a “C” or better in all of their Ignite courses, and they must earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Students may not withdraw from any of their Ignite courses
  • Outside of class, students must attend 3 required academic seminars. A variety of social programs will be offered throughout the Ignite semester as well
  • Students will live on-campus in Lowndes Hall