First-Year Experience

  • "First-Year Experience," or FYE, (FYS 101) is a one-credit course taken during your (all first-year, full-time, day undergrads) first semester on campus designed to orient you to our academic community, equip you with tools for continued academic success, introduce you to history and mission of the college & our support services and department, and help you connect with other Carlow University students and professors.

     First Year Orientation Carlow University
     
    This requirement can be met by completing FYS 101 or by completing a first-year seminar in a student's academic division or special program. A key component of FYE is service learning. Adult students may complete the FYE requirement by taking designated semester length sections of Adults Returning to College (CAA 150).