Miami Dade College

Padrón Campus

What is JumpStart?

The Summer JumpStart program at the Miami Dade College-Eduardo J. Padrón Campus is a unique program designed to help incoming freshman transition to college by providing a strong academic foundation, individualized advisement, and a supportive learning environment. The program consists of recreational activities and two classes: Student Life Skills and Fundamentals of Speech Communication. JumpStart provides free tuition, fees, and textbooks for Florida residents, but enrollment is limited!

  • Students earn 6 college credits
  • Free tuition for Florida residents
  • Includes textbooks

Program Eligibility

To be eligible for the JumpStart Program, you must: