THE FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE 

research  clustering advising 
Laptop Program First-Year Clustering First-Year Advisor Common Intellectual Experience

The Ursinus First-Year Experience is comprised of five main components, which together function in a synergistic manner to enhance the success of Ursinus students. These components include:

  • The first-year advising program
  • Clustering of first-year students in the residence halls
  • The laptop program
  • Our signature Common Intellectual Experience course
  • The Director of First-Year Programs