First Year Experience

Looking to meet others who share the same interest as you?! Searching for virtual spaces to do your favorite things WITH other people?! First Year Experience is excited to announce the launch of our new Community Meet Ups! 

Community Meet Ups are weekly spaces for students of all years to gather around common interests in spaces facilitated by students. From gatherings for knitters to horror movie lovers there is a Community Meet Up with your name on it! Whether you have tons of experience with the meet up topic, are just getting started, or would like to learn more before deciding to start, FYE's Community Meet Ups are the space for you! Our Meet Up Schedule includes:


All workshop times are scheduled in Eastern Standard Time


  • Community Meet Up: Learning Easy to Cook Desi Recipes - February 5th 1:30-2:30pm 
  • Community Meet Up: Journaling - February 12th 2:00-3:00pm 
  • Community Meet Up: Thinking About Pre-Med  - February 19th, 12:00pm-1:00pm 
  • Community Meet Up: Exploring Careers in the Business World - February 26th 12:40pm-2:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Mindfulness & Well-Being (with yoga flow!) - February 26th 2:00pm - 3:00pm


  • Community Meet Up: Leading a Sustainable Zero-Waste Lifestyle - March 5th 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Parks & Outdoors Appreciaters - March 12th 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Horror Movie Lovers - March 12th 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Setting Virtual Boundaries - March 14th 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Zine Making - March 19th 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Being in the Tech Industry - March 19th 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Taking Care of Physical & Mental Wellness - March 26th 3:00pm-4:00pm


  • Community Meet Up: Diversity & Representation in Books - April 2nd 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Community Meet Up: Choosing a Major and the "4" Year Plan - April 9th 2:00pm-3:00pm


Remember,  all experience levels with the Meet Up topic are welcome!  Find the full Meet Ups schedule, session descriptions, and to sign up for sessions that interest you!