First Year Experience

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We’ll make sure your W.A. Franke Honors education starts off right.

Your First Year Experience will introduce you to the intellectual, social and engagement opportunities that are the hallmarks of a Franke Honors College education.

From the moment you arrive on campus, you will be welcomed as a valued member of our community. The Franke Honors Orientation is designed to help you be as prepared as possible before the first day of classes. From there, you will participate in a variety of experiences over the course of your first year that will launch you into an extraordinary honors experience.

As you transition to life as a Franke Honors Wildcat, remember that there are countless individuals on this campus who are dedicated to your success. This is an exciting time in your life, and we are proud to be part of your story.