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Student Life

First Year Experience

The First Year Success Series (FYSSeries) is a series of programs that is designed specifically with the First Year Student in mind, with the goal of assisting them in being successful here at the University of Pittsburgh.Learn More »

First Year Mentors welcome and help new students become acclimated to campus community, both academically and socially. Meet the FYMS »

Welcome to the Office of First Year Experience!

FYM Applications are now available!

Check out the FYM promo video

Spring Orientation schedules for new and transfer students will be available Dec. 1st.

Friend/Follow Us On...Facebook, Twitter, & FourSquare and Win Prizes Throughout The Year!!!

Follow along with the First Year Mentors as they prepare for all the fun activities coming up throughout the year.  If you already have accounts, simply search for "First Year Mentors" on Facebook.  If you do not have a Facebook, Twitter, or FourSquare account, get one today. It is a great way to stay connected! And we'll be offering exciting prizes to our Facebook friends and Twitter and Foursquare followers!!!!!

Click here for the Guinness World Record release form

AlcoholEdu Instructions (required for all new students)

AlcoholEdu instructions for Fist Year (Freshman) Students

AlcoholEdu instructions for Transfer Students



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