University College

University College

First-Year Students

Your first year of college is a time of transition as you take the first steps to reaching a lifetime of goals. That's why we've created programming that provides you and other first-year students with the basic skills, perspectives and knowledge you'll need for the future and an experience that helps you connect with your fellow students and the University.

Video Advice for First-Year Students
Hear what students and faculty have to say about what you can expect and how to find success in your first year.

Maverick Scholars
Meet first-year students who share your same major or area of interest through a Maverick Scholars Interest Group.

First Year Seminars
Learn more about your major and ease your transition into college with one our innovative, for-credit first year seminars.

Testing Services
Uncover your potential. Our programs measure your knowledge and skills, promote learning and performance and support your education.

Texas Success Initiative Assistance
We offer answers to your questions about the Texas Success Initiative.