First year is an exciting time. In the classroom, you will gain invaluable foundational knowledge and skills. On campus and in the community, you will meet new people and discover perspectives that will shape your worldview. There’s so much to explore in first year. We invite you to make the most of it.
“Design-build projects are incredible for first-year students. I gained so much from mine: knowledge, mentors, and connections with my fellow students.”
Monika Mitic Architectural Science ‘20
In first year, your academic path is set for you. You’ll take the following foundational courses common to all first-year students, as well as courses specific to your chosen program, if applicable. Visit our Programs page to view all undergraduate programs in the Faculty.
ENG 101 - Laughter and Tears: Comedy and Tragedy ENG 104 - The Short Story ENG 112 - Zap, Pow, Bang: Pop Lit ENG 201 - Myth and Literature ENG 203 - The Literature of Native Peoples ENG 212 - Cultures in Crisis