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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:

Academic Advising and Counseling

Orientations (two different orientations for students)
  New Student Orientation (NSO)
  Academic Orientations (e-MAPs, MAPs & IMAPs)

First Year Seminars 

Development of an Education Plan 

FYE Activities and Resources 

FYE Summer Bridge 2015 information is here!

High school seniors, consider enrolling in the FYE Summer Bridge this summer to get a jump start on your college success at Montgomery College. For more questions, contact Angela Dawson at

The 2015 Summer Bridge schedule is located here.


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
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FYE Brochure
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