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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 the web page of the campus of your choice!

First Year Experience Program includes:

1.  Academic Advising and Counseling

2.   Orientations


There are two different kinds of Orientations for students at Montgomery College: 

       New Student Orientation (NSO) and

       Academic Orientations (e-MAPs, MAPs & IMAPs)


3.  First Year Seminars

4.  Development of an Education Plan

5.  FYE Activities and Resources 


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