Your First Year: Frequently Asked Questions

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Your First Year: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Updated October 7, 2020

For information on current operations and modifications to our advising appointment processes, you're encouraged to visit the First Year Office homepage for regular updates.

Other useful University and Faculty resources include the following:

FAQs for Current First-Year Students

Here are some common questions received by the First Year Office. Have a question that is not answered in the FAQ below? Contact us through our online chat, virtual office hours, phone, or email us at

Do you have additional questions? Contact us at or connect with us through our online live chat service.

You can also follow us on Twitter for timely information and fun updates and read the First Year News Feed, our weekly e-newsletter sent to all Core 8 and TrackOne students.

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