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New Students

The transition from high school to college can appear daunting: not only is the first year of undergraduate study a departure from familiar surroundings, it also places students in an environment with new academic challenges. Fortunately, the College of Arts and Science has numerous support systems to help you thrive in this exciting new world. Balancing the framework of a classic liberal arts education with the freedom to create and choose individual pathways, the College will support you as you take intellectual risks and refine your academic and professional goals.