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First-Year Experience

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Welcome to your First-Year

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At MSSU, we know the first year of college is an exciting time. We also know that students coming to college for the first time are experiencing a significant transition.

Whether you are nearing high school graduation or returning to school later in life, MSSU is committed to making the first year of college a success for you. After all, successful first-year students become successful graduates!

The First-Year Experience Program is a resource center designed exclusively for first-year students! We are dedicated to making your first year of college a successful and enjoyable one.

Check out our programs and services offered to you.

  • Southern Welcome - Enrollment and Orientation Event
  • University Experience Class
    • Course Assistant Program
    • Learning Communities
  • Lion Pride Weekend
  • First-Year Student Convocation
  • Family Weekend
  • Facebook Groups
    MSSU First-Year Experience Student