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About First Year Experience at SMC

The First Year Experience (FYE) program is a student success program for first year students. FYE familiarizes students with the SMC campus, resources, and programs, including Summer Bridge and English Academy. FYE also introduces students to a support network of faculty, staff, and fellow students.

More information for current and future FYE students.

Application Period Open for 2017-18

The application period for First Year Experience 2017-18 is currently open! Qualifying students will receive an email invitation to join the FYE program to their personal email address. 

Interested students who have not received an invitation, can join the FYE Interest List to have FYE staff contact them.

For more information, contact the Welcome Center at (310) 434-8101 or at FYE@smc.edu.