This class provides spring quarter, first year students with an opportunity to reflect on their first year, while providing tangible, and proactive opportunities to prepare for a meaningful second year and beyond.
“My adviser helped me solve a lot of questions about choosing courses and how to plan out my academic career. I have been meeting with my adviser consistently just to make sure I am on the right track at the UW, and also I got so much good advice about how to thrive in college.”Jimmy's Story
Learn what components make up your undergraduate degree.General Education
Your major consists of at least 50 credits and makes up about one-third of your bachelor’s degree program.Majors and Minors
Learn how co-curricular activities can enhance your academic experienceLearn more
My dad got a degree in Aerospace Engineering from a college that no longer exists. He now works as a medical salesman. He told me, when I was looking to move away from engineering, that regardless of what I learn, it is how I use it that will really determine how things move forward. This gave me confidence that I should pick something I like to study, something I would willingly open a textbook to read.