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
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When I began college, I was so sure I wanted to be an engineering major because of my passion for physics in high school. However, I quickly found out that I was far more engaged in a geography class I had signed up for on whim - Introduction to Globalization. That one class set me down a path of geography-related coursework and I was enamored with how space/geography could be applied to any topic.