First Year Experience

Applications for MLEAD Academy Leadership are now open!

Looking to be a mentor and build your leadership capacities? 
Applications for MLEAD Academy Leadership are now open! Leaders for MLEAD Academy will be able to move back into University Housing early as well as receive free meals and compensation in the form of Blue Bucks. For more information and to apply click here.

Apply to be a Change it Up! Facilitator

Change it Up! is looking for students to facilitate a 90-minute workshop that introduces first-year and transfer students to bystander intervention skills for the purpose of building inclusive and respectful communities. During the Fall 2019 semester Change it Up! will host over 50 workshops with audiences of approximately 100 students, each facilitated by two student facilitators in collaboration with the University of Michigan Educational Theater Company (UMetc).

Additional Opportunities

  • FreshSpectives (Spectrum Center): FreshSpectives is a social group for LGBTQIA and similarly-identified first-year and transfer students to connect to community, support and resources.

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