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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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First Year Advising Modules
Complete prior to your orientation session
Posted on Friday, May 26th, 2017 @ 10:00am

You are required to complete the First Year Advising online modules before attending your orientation session. These modules will prepare you for course selection and registration at orientation. You will receive access to the modules approximately two weeks before your orientation session. Follow these steps to access the modules:

  • Visit UCF Webcourses and log in using your NID and NID password. Note: This is the same information you use to log into myUCF. Use the NID Reset Tool to reset your password, if needed.
  • After you have successfully logged in, access the “First Year Advising Modules" from the UCF Webcourses dashboard. Open the dashboard from the navigation menu on the left side of the screen, if the dashboard is not already opened.
  • Click on the course title and begin the modules with our welcome video.

The First Year Advising modules should take you approximately 25 minutes to complete. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these modules, please contact us and we will respond within 24-48 business hours.

Class of 2021 Orientation Advising
Planning for your Orientation session
Posted on Friday, April 14th, 2017 @ 8:34am

For students admitted for summer or fall 2017, congratulations on your admission to the University of Central Florida! We look forward to assisting you during your summer orientation session.

Visit the First Year Experience orientation website to plan and register for your orientation date. Students are eligible to sign-up for orientation after submitting the enrollment deposit.

Review the Orientation Checklist for an outline of action item to complete prior to your orientation session.

College Connections
Connect with your College Advising Office
Posted on Friday, April 14th, 2017 @ 8:00am

Admits for summer/fall 2016 and spring 2017 will transition to the college advising office of their major at the conclusion of the spring 2017 semester. If you are still undeclared you will remain assigned to FYAE until you have declared a major. Visit College Connections to learn more about your college advising office.

After planning your summer/fall 2017 schedule with your FYAE advisor, go to the “submit schedule” link at the top of the website and submit your schedule for review. Your college advising office will provide by email feedback concerning your course selections.

Class of 2020 Advising Appointments
Last day for appointments is May 5, 2017
Posted on Friday, April 14th, 2017 @ 8:00am

For students admitted for summer/fall 2016 or spring 2017 the last day appointments will be scheduled with FYAE is Friday, May 5, 2017. You can visit College Connections for information about your new advising office.

Prior to May 5, if you need to schedule an appointment, please call the front desk at 407/823-3789 or stop by Howard Phillips Hall 116. We wish you great success at UCF and beyond!