Your First Year
Success Series

The Your First Year Success Series offers co-curricular programs and events for students to develop a strong foundation for academic and personal success during their first year at UNCG.

By participating in the YFY Success Series programs, you will learn and develop:
  • Academic skills such as time management, note taking, study skills, and test taking strategies.
  • Personal purpose and practical skills such as career exploration and communication skills.
  • A sense of belonging and Spartan Pride by exploring all of the many resources available to help you succeed inside and outside of the classroom at UNCG.

First Year Success Series Certificate

Any current first-year or transfer student who attends at least 5 programs in the YFY Success Series will be eligible for a First Year Success Certificate from YFY. This certificate will help you demonstrate all of the skills that you will gain through the success series on your resume. You will receive:
  • Letter to your Dean about your accomplishment
  • Your name posted to our webpage
  • A printed Certificate of Success

YFY Success Series 2022 Winners
Edmond Abbott, Ronik Bommireddy, Noah Brabble, Verenice Castaneda, Christy Esparza, Tahj Fontenelle, Osvaldo Hernandez-Segura, Aniya Keeton, Gregoire Nouemo, Andrew Nunez Roa, Ashley Oliva, Victoria Shelton, Emanuel Smith, Sarvesh Sridher, Devin Swaim, Shanmei Zhong

Spring 2023
Event Schedule

January 2023

February 2023

March 2023

April 2023

graphic showing the givaway prizes for attending YFY Success Series sessions