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Welcome to Connect!

If you have been accepted and confirmed your participation in the Connect and Connect STEM programs, please find schedules below:

Connect STEM Schedule

Connect Schedule

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Research indicates multicultural students face a number of issues when transitioning from high school to college. For traditionally underserved students, the transition to college is often more difficult.   

It is our hope that by having knowledge of the available campus resources, building social networks before classes begin and learning how to navigate the campus community, students will have a positive “jump start” on their college career.

CONNECT provides: 

How do I know Connect is the right orientation program for me?

CONNECT is the only first-year orientation program that is focused on academic achievement, the value of peer-mentoring and is absolutely free to its participants! Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information. 

Also, you can check out our First Steps page to view a suggested schedule of how to prepare for move-in day.