Your first year in college can be exciting and even a bit overwhelming at times. Because we are committed to help students get a successful start to the semester, we plan and organize experiences that our first-year students can participate in. All resources and events are designed to help you make the most of your first year.

Programs and Services

  • Transition Mentor Program/Mentor Meet-Ups
  • PASS Program (Office of Diversity and Inclusion)
  • Honors College
  • Academic Success Programs
  • Living Learning Communities (LLC)


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