First Year Experience (FYE)

What is the First Year Experience (FYE)?

Metropolitan Community College's First Year Experience is a program designed to help the successful transition of new students to college life at MCC. FYE is a 4.5-credit hour support program that provides:

  1. First-year advising and academic support
  2. Dedicated financial aid associate
  3. Dedicated academic coach
  4. Supportive peer mentors
  5. Additional study assistance
  6. Quarterly extracurricular activities
  7. Career services connections

Am I Eligible?

YES, all first time new students are eligible with 30 credit hours or less.

How Do I Become a FYE Student?

Complete five simple steps:

  1. Complete an MCC online application.
  2. See an Enrollment Navigator or FYE Academic Advisor.
    Call Central Registration to get started 531-MCC-5231.
  3. Complete assessment testing (if necessary)
  4. Enroll into College Success Strategies (RDLS 1200) & FYE Lab (RDLS 1201)
  5. Complete your FYE agreement

Where is it Offered?

The FYE program is offered on the Elkhorn, Sarpy, South and Fort Omaha Campuses.

When Does it Begin?

Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer Bridge (offered summer only).

The First Year Experience is a project made possible by MCC's Title III Grant.

For more information, see the FYE brochure.

First Year Experience Staff

FYE Advisors

Academic Team

Administrative Team

Title III Project Manager