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First Year Programs

Learning Outcomes

Through participation in Dawg Daze an entering student will:

  1. Be exposed to a variety of people on our campus and see that it consists of people from different ethnicities, interests, backgrounds, and areas of the world.
  2. Connect with new and returning students at the university during their first week on campus.
  3. Be able to self-identify one new area of academic or social area of interest after the completion of Dawg Daze.
  4. Be able to identify at least two concepts or areas of involvement that will help them be successful as a student at the university.