First Year Advising

First-Year Advisers support students in their transition from high school to college.  Faculty members from all the disciplines serve as First-Year Advisers and help students understand the value of the liberal arts curriculum.

Students meet with their First-Year Adviser during Spring Orientation and select courses for the fall semester. During August Orientation, First-Year Advisers meet with students to review fall schedules, make any needed changes, answer any last minute questions, and establish their plan for fall semester communication.  First-Year Advisers guide students through their first semester and assist students in declaring their majors early in the second semester.

Institute for Student Success News

Always a familiar face. Never lost in the crowd. (VIDEO)

From the Institute for Student Success and the Institute for Inclusion and Equity, to our first-year advising cohort and Wellness Center, Ursinus has many on-campus resources to help ensure your whole-self success.
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