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Welcome to the Office of First Year Advising and Exploration (FYAE)! Throughout your Freshman year, FYAE will be your academic advising office at UCF. Your assigned first year academic advisor will communicate with you throughout the year about important dates, programs, and services.

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Transient Student Workshops
Taking courses at another institution
Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2016 @ 3:00pm by Jesse Sunski

Planning to take courses back home during the summer? Learn about the process to enroll in courses at another institution and ensure the courses transfer back to UCF. We will cover both the online process for Florida public institutions and the paper process for private or out-of-state institutions.

Workshops taking place in Teaching Academy 303 will provide assistance filling out and submitting the form after the presentation.

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February 1st through March 4th
Posted on Monday, January 25th, 2016 @ 1:00am by Jesse Sunski

Beat the registration rush and meet with your academic advisor in an appointment during advising weeks! Discuss Spring course progress, plan for Summer/Fall registration, and learn about campus resources. Most first-year students will register for Spring courses during the middle of March.

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FYAE Walk-in Advising
First-come, first-served advising
Posted on Friday, January 15th, 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 greater 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.

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Apply by April 8th 2016! ^Click Above to Apply^
Posted on Thursday, January 14th, 2016 @ 3:44pm by Jesse Sunski

$1,000 Scholarship available for first-year students who started at UCF this spring! You Must attend 4 events from the spring programming menu by March 31, 2016.

See the scholarship application for details and full criteria for eligibility. Just click the above link to apply.

Scholarship application deadline: April 8, 2016

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Apply by March 23, 2016 for courses retaken in Spring 2016
Posted on Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 @ 8:15am by Nicholas Solomon

Grade Forgiveness is the opportunity to retake a course and earn a grade that will be substituted for the previous grade in the UCF and overall cumulative grade point averages. The use of Grade Forgiveness is limited to two (2) times during a student's undergraduate career. Grade Forgiveness attempts can only be used on courses taken and repeated at UCF. The deadline to apply for grade forgiveness is the withdrawal deadline during the semester that the class is repeated. Students can apply for Grade Forgiveness on myUCF through the Student Self Service Center.

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