First Year Experience

The First Year Experience Program at UW-Parkside creates a welcoming community for your transition to college by providing initiatives and programs related to personal and academic growth, creating meaningful connections with others, building campus traditions, and navigating campus resources.

Your transition begins!

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Orientation and Placement Testing
Kick Start
Ranger Welcome

Connect and discover!

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Weeks of Welcome
Make a Difference Day
Leadership Retreat
Defend the Den
First finals
Last Day of Class

Thrive!

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Take advantage of academic resources
Get Involved on campus
Connect to Career
Use Navigate App
Build Your Plan
Stay Informed
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