Office of Freshmen Studies

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First Year Experience Program


 Mission Statement:

The FAMU First-Year Experience Program mission focuses on providing core academic support services to assist first-year students transition from high school to college. The FAMU First-Year Experience Program comprises five components: Freshmen Seminar, Peer Mentor Program, Themed Learning Communities, Academic, and Student Success Workshops. In achieving its mission and adhering to the University's mission, the FAMU First-Year Experience offers programs and opportunities for academic, social, and personal growth.