First Year Experience (FYE) - The First Year Experience refers to a layered approach of offering essential strategies and information for students in transition to the University and to enhance the likelihood of academic/social success and student retention. With this experience is a First Year Seminar course which is discipline specific for incoming majors to introduce students to the expectations of an academic major or career. This may differ from the 3 credit intro course in the major.
Multicultural Requirement - Every student must complete three credits in a course or courses stressing multicultural, ethnic, and/or gender-related content. A minimum grade of a D- is required; this course cannot be taken pass/fail.