First Year Centre News Archive
September 6, 2018 —
The first few weeks of a new term can be a difficult balancing act. For new students, this is especially true
April 3, 2018 —
We know you haven’t left yet, but maybe it’s time to start thinking about next term
February 27, 2018 —
Transitioning to university is a process that can take some time. The First 6 Weeks program was developed in 2014 as a way to help students manage the transition to life at the University of Manitoba.
February 26, 2018 —
Since starting classes at the University of Manitoba, you have likely heard someone say, “You should go talk to an academic advisor.” As the University 1 First Year Centre Coordinator, that sounds like great advice to me.
January 16, 2018 —
Are you looking for an exciting volunteer opportunity on campus? New Student Orientation is one of the largest events at the U of M, involving over 6,000 students, staff and volunteers.
January 8, 2018 —
The First 6 Weeks is an online guide that new students can use to help navigate the first months of university
October 30, 2017 —
New program offers continued supports for a successful first year of studies
September 13, 2017 —
For new students, keeping up during the first few weeks of university can be a challenge. Standing in line for books, finding the best seat in each class and learning how to balance coursework and life outside of the classroom are all part of the typical first-year university experience – one that can be stressful.