View the UW's response to COVID-19. Our services and staff are available remotely and by phone. Because of the on-going situation, Advising & Orientation sessions have moved to a remote platform. For more information, view our Remote Advising & Orientation Updates page. (updated 5/6/2020) 

First Year Programs

Programs Funded by the NSEOF

Whole or partial funding of the following programs for all new students is provided by the NSEOF including:

Programs for First Year Students 

  • First Year Programs
    • Advising & Orientation
    • First-year Interest Groups (FIGs)
    • Dawg Daze
    • University & Collegium Seminars
    • Commuter and Transfer Commons
  • OMA&D Welcome Daze 

Programs for Academic Success 

  • Academic Support Programs
    • Center for Learning & Undergraduate Enrichment (CLUE)
    • Writing Center  (includes online writing support) 
    • Success Coaching 
    • Tutoring/Mentorship Program
  • Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity (OMA&D)
  • Undergraduate Academic Affairs (UAA) Advising