First Year Experience (FYE) Course | Kent State University

First Year Experience (FYE) Course

The First-Year Experience Course begins during Welcome Weekend and continues through the fall semester. The course provides a foundational experience, which connects you with the university, your college, faculty, upper-division students and fellow classmates.

What Do Students Gain?

Introduction to University goals,
Introduction to college and/or department,
Exploration of major and career areas of interest,
Exposure to curricular and co-curricular opportunities,
Insight into academic expectations,
Opportunity to network with faculty, fellow classmates, and upper-class students,
Knowledge of academic support services,
Awareness of involvement and leadership opportunities,
Introduction to research resources