First Year Scholars Program
First Year Scholars (FYS) is an interdisciplinary community that provides high-achieving, incoming students with an opportunity to engage in advising appointments, workshops, and events focused on learning and leadership. In this program, students receive tailored support from the Student Success Centre to help them reach their goals at UCalgary and beyond.
Who can join First Year Scholars?
FYS is open to students who are:
Entering their first year of undergraduate studies with a high admission average.
Involved in leadership activities and/or volunteerism in the community.
Looking for opportunities to engage with peers across all disciplines.
Dedicated to building their knowledge and skills on topics of learning and leadership.
Committed to enriching their university experience through reflective practice and coaching.
Why join First Year Scholars?
Interested in participating?
Please join us for an information session to learn more about the program, after which you will be sent a link to the registration form.
Upcoming information sessions:
August 18; 9 - 10 a.m. MT
August 24; 5 - 6 p.m. MT
August 26; 12 - 1 p.m. MT