Freshman Year Initiative (FYI) Program

Program Description

Colorado Mesa University offers first-year freshmen an opportunity to participate in a program designed specifically to enhance their first-year experience, ease the transition from high school to college, and improve their overall success in college. This program, Freshman Year Initiative (FYI), is offered to new freshmen prior to the start of each fall semester as one of our Early Start Program. The University’s academic success course, First Year College Success, UNIV 101 is the primary focus of the FYI Program. UNIV 101 is a two-credit elective course designed to introduce students to the resources of the University and to enhance their study skills in order to be better prepared for the expectations of college-level work. 

Contact Information

Admissions Office
Welcome Center


Academic Affairs Office
LHH 204