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The First Year Experience Program (FYE) at Montgomery College consists of a series of orientation activities, programs, and courses to help you ease into the demands and challenges of college life; forge connections with counselors, faculty, staff and peers; and prepare you for academic success at MC ... and beyond!FYE activities are held at each campus, for example New Student Orientation, First Year seminars, and the Student Ambassador program.  There are also programs and activities unique to each campus, so be sure to check with the FYE Program Coordinator on your campus of choice!First Year Experience Program includes:

 FYE Activities and Resources


1) THE FYE PASSPORT PROGRAM!! Get FYE Passport Program details here.
NEW students to MC, get your FYE Passport Proggram Booklet 2017 and enter for a chance to win an Echodot with Alexa!! Complete the PASSPORT and turn in by May 11, 2018 to enter the drawing.  Drawing will occur on May 18, 2018.

2) Summer Bridge Program

3) College and University Tours

4) AlcoholEdu for College Students Course  

“Get connected! We know what you need to make your move.”

FYE mission statement:

Connect first-year students to Montgomery College by

* Educating students on services and resources.
* Empowering students to make their move toward their goals.
* Engaging students in Montgomery College and the community.
* Embracing students by meeting them where they are.
* Exciting students through the experience we provide in their first year.
* Enriching students’ lives by providing, promoting and supporting learning opportunities that will help them grow personally, professionally and academically.
* Empowering students to initiate goal setting and decision-making.
* Exploring opportunities so students can discover who they want to be and plans they can make to realize their dreams.

Choose Your Campus

Germantown FYEGermantown  

Rockville FYERockville  

Takoma Park-Silver Spring FYETakoma Park/
Silver Spring

FYE Resources

Student Health 101 is a monthly wellness newsletter that covers topics that impact student success and retention. There is also an informative Parent Issue   

New Students! View our FYE Video!

Insider's Guide   

Student Insider's Guide 2017-2018

FYE Brochure
FYE Brochure  




Insider's Guide Worksheets


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