First Year Seminar

COL 195 First Year Seminar

COL 195 First Year Seminar is a one credit seminar course that assists first-year students in the transition to college, and helps to further orient first-year students to the North Carolina Wesleyan University Community. The course focuses on collegiate success and campus engagement, while encouraging an interactive and discussion based environment. With 20 students or less in each section, students are able to form strong relationships with their peers. The course is designed to provide support in three modules:
• Bishop Foundations
• Life Skills
• Career Path Development
The course is instructed by first-year academic advisors, which allows students the opportunity to connect with their advisor and meet with them weekly. All new students are enrolled in COL 195 their first semester at Wesleyan.