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Welcome to the office of First Year Advising and Exploration (FYAE)! FYAE is the primary academic advising office for first-time-in-college (FTIC) students. We will begin our advising relationship with you at orientation through the conclusion of your first year at UCF. For students who are undecided upperclassmen, FYAE will assist you with exploring majors and careers.

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FYAE Advising Month
Begins September 1st
Posted on Friday, August 26th, 2016 @ 5:00pm by Jesse Sunski

Beat the registration rush and schedule an appointment to meet with your academic advisor during the advising month of September! Discuss fall course progress, plan for spring registration, and learn about campus resources. Most first-year students will register for spring courses during early November.

FYAE Walk-in Advising
First-come, first-served advising
Posted on Friday, August 26th, 2016 @ 5:00pm by Jesse Sunski

Advisors will be available on a first-come, first-served basis for walk-in advising on Walk-in Wednesdays and other select days in Howard Phillips Hall 116. Walk-in advising is available for quick questions on a variety of topics. For more detailed questions and concerns, please schedule an appointment for increased time with your assigned academic advisor.

You must complete and print out the Walk-in Intake Form prior to checking in for a walk-in appointment. The following locations are available to print the form (some locations have printing fees):

  • UCF Library: Ground floor
  • Student Union SGA Express Printing Lab: 1st floor across from Kaplan Test Prep
  • Student Union SGA Computer Lab: Room 209
  • Breezeway - The SPOT: Across from Barnes and Nobles bookstore
  • UCF Technology Commons: Right next to the College of Science building

Check the FYAE Calendar for the walk-in times.

FYAE Open House
Meet your academic advisor!
Posted on Friday, August 5th, 2016 @ 1:00pm by Jesse Sunski

First Year Advising and Exploration (FYAE) invites first-time-in-college (freshman) students to an Open House! This is an opportunity for you to meet the academic advisor that will be assisting you during your first year at UCF! During the Open House you will be able to learn about resources available through FYAE and other campus partners. You may also schedule your fall academic advising appointment.

Light refreshments are provided courtesy of FAIRWINDS Credit Union. Students earn 1000 LINK Loot points and have a chance at winning prizes!