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First Year Events

It’s all about you this year!

The First Year Experience (FYE) program will offer workshops and events throughout the year to help you connect with college resources, excel in classes, and get comfortable on campus.

Check out our schedule below for upcoming events!



SPCC FYE Fall 2015 Orientation
Thursday, July 30 from 4:30-6:00pm at the SPCC OCH campus. Room 171 B.
At this Orientation event, you will meet and hear some FYE students from last year, learn about the FYE study hall/tutoring opportunity, meet with our Director of Academic Initiatives and learn about our “enrichment programs” such as the ePortfolio, Global and Honors Programs, Service Learning and a lot more! Refreshments will be provided and we will have some really cool "giveaways" Please do not miss this event. I expect to see you all there.

FYE Fall 2015 Activities Schedule
Weekly during the semester

SPCC FYE Coffee Fellowship at Starbucks @ Sun Valley.....Dates and times TBA

Other FYE scheduled activities

SPCC FYE Stand Up Paddle Boarding/Kayaking Event
Thursday morning, August 6, We will have an informal get together with some of the past years FYE students and the upcoming Fall cohort. Come meet your fellow classmates and peer mentors. We will meet at SPCC at 10am to go to the Tailrace Marina in Mt. Holly for a time of Stand Up Paddleboarding/Kayaking on the Catawba River for 2 hours. The cost is $20 per person (this includes your paddle and board/kayak rental for 2 hours). Transportation will be provided. Bring your own lunch. I will have a cooler of water/soda. More information is forthcoming. Please RSVP by July 30 at the FYE Orientation.

Contact: fye@spcc.edu or call Jim McAlhaney at 704-290-5834