GCU First Year Experience

The First Year Experience at Grand Canyon University (GCU) strives to provide you with the resources and support you need to successfully transition into college life. You will have the opportunity to participate in student enrichment activities, living and learning communities and so much more. We want you to enjoy and take full advantage of all that college life has to offer. Learn more about the First Year Experience and your opportunities on campus by calling us at 855-GCU-LOPE.

Mission at the First Year Experience

Our goal at the First Year Experience is to engage, connect and empower you during your first year on campus so that you transition into the college community. In addition to helping you find your purpose in the classroom, we also help ensure that you participate in meaningful social experiences with other students. Get to know other students, student leaders and even faculty as you connect to the rich campus community at GCU.