Freshman and Transfer Seminars

Freshman and Transfer Seminars allow first-year students to explore an area of interest, and gain insight into the academic expectations of the University at Albany.

UFSP 100: Freshman Seminar (1cr)

A wide variety of one credit Freshman Seminars are offered by our teaching faculty in the fall semester. Freshman Seminars are limited to 25 students per section, offering first-year students the opportunity for personal interaction with a faculty member who shares their interests. While exploring the chosen topic, students will be also be introduced to the academic expectations, opportunities, and challenges of University life.

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UUNI350: Transfer Seminar (1cr)

Transfer Seminars are an intimate learning experience designed to help new transfer students adjust to the academic challenges of the University at Albany. They are a great opportunity to learn about a cutting edge topic, and to meet fellow transfer students and an esteemed member of our faculty in a small class setting. Learn about the University at Albany’s resources, and develop the skills needed to be a successful university student. Seats are limited, so sign up today!  

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