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1st Year

Guiding Questions

What excites you about college?

What challenges do you expect & how will you overcome them?

What does success look like to you?

Is your major choice what you expected, does it lead to the your chosen career path?

Action Items


  • Apply for FAFSA
  • Plan spring semester with advisor


  • Apply for scholarships


  • Plan fall semester with advisor


Attend classes & create a weekly study schedule

Visit faculty office hours each semester

Visit academic labs throughout each semester

Meet your advisor each semester

Meet requirements to maintain CPG


Complete FAFSA (October)

Review budget & Adjust for upcoming year

Apply for student scholarships (January)


Attend at least one event or student organization meeting each month (which sometimes includes free food!)

Find internship for the summer (March)

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