Through Orientation, the First Year Experience Office assists first-time-in-college and transfer students in making a successful transition in and outside the classroom.

Out of State Student Mentoring Program

The Out of State Student Mentoring Program, OSSM (pronounced “awesome”), provides all freshman, out-of-state students with a peer mentor that assists students in their transition to university life in a new state, as well as unique opportunities and experiences that help students get involved at UCF and connected to the Orlando community.

Pegasus Parents

The purpose of the Pegasus Parent program is to provide quality and up-to-date information to parents and family members of UCF students. Understanding that a healthy relationship between students and parents leads to a positive college experience, we aim to assist parents in their endeavor to gather any important information that enables them to help their student succeed at UCF.

Strategies for Success

Strategies for Success (SLS 1501) is a 3-credit elective letter grade course designed to assist students in transitioning to the University and collegiate life. The course helps students build a strong academic foundation by developing important life and study skills. Students will also learn and apply critical thinking skills towards diversity and social justice issues, career-readiness and other topics that promote student success. In a small classroom setting, SLS 1501 helps students reflect upon why they are in college and how they will succeed.

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