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    Academic First Year Experiences

Academic First Year Experiences

Welcome to CSUN! We are here to help you get acquainted with the campus and to help you succeed in your studies and beyond.

University 100: Freshman Seminar

In this course first-time freshmen learn and practice the skills necessary for success in college, life, and their career.

Learn College Skills

New Transfer Students

Learn about UNIV 396A: Transfer Success Seminar and other resources available to new transfer students.

Transfer Success

Scholarships for CSUN U100 Freshmen 

The Marino J. Riccomini Family Scholarships are  exclusively for freshmen at CSUN who take U100.

Scholarship Opportunities

The Freshman Common Reading Program

Each year we invite the campus community to read a common book and to discuss it as part of a community of readers. Students enrolled in University 100 will read the book as part of the course.

Join Common Read

The Freshman Celebration

The Freshman Celebration is an annual CSUN event that showcases work created by first-time freshmen enrolled in University 100 during the fall semester at CSUN.

Freshman Celebration

Academic & Social Support

What to know before your first year and the programs and services that are just for first year students

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