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Frequently Asked Questions

 

Who can receive help from the First-Year Scorpion Guide?

The First-Year Scorpion Guide assists students enrolled in the first year of college.  Students are welcomed to drop in and visit with the First-Year Scorpion Guide, however, it is convenient to call 882-8292 for an appointment.

Why is visiting with the First-Year Scorpion Guide beneficial to my success on campus?

Visiting the First-Year Scorpion Guide is beneficial because during this meeting, students are reminded of important information learned at Scorpiontation and will discover new details including access to Blackboard, e-mail and the FYS virtual office.  

 

What is the best time during the semester to meet with the First-Year Scorpion Guide?

 

The best time to meet with the First-Year Scorpion Guide is early in the semester because there are many important programs and (on/off) campus resources available to students immediately.

 

How long does the meeting with the First-Year Scorpion Guide take?

 

Individual meetings with the First-Year Scorpion Guide vary based on the student. Usually the meeting takes from 30 minutes to an hour.

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