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Students

First Steps with the University

EMPOWERING STUDENTS

AND PARENTS

Welcome!


First Steps Goals

1. Register students

Students should leave with a schedule for Fall 2011

2. Provide information

– About FSU and the college experience

– About the matriculation process

3. Conduct business

– Complete forms

– Make payments (if needed)


Day Overview

Welcome

Families

• Information Sessions

• Campus Tour

• Financial Aid / Cashier

• Lunch

Students

• Placement Testing

• Advisement / Registration

• Lunch

• Campus Tour

Reunite at end of the day in SBE Lobby


Presentation Overview

• Greetings

• The Journey

• Paperwork

Students: Placement Testing

• Families: Next Steps


GREETINGS


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The Journey

• Departure: First Steps

• Stop 1: Core Curriculum—Building 21 st -Century

Skills

• Stop 2: Major—Creating In-depth knowledge

and skills

• Destination: Graduation, Spring 2015


“Deeds not Words”

FSU Motto: FSU expects deeds

• Of Students

– Hard work

– Academic achievement

– Campus involvement

– Community service

– Openness to other

cultures

• Of Faculty and Staff

– Excellent teaching

– Academic support

– A rich campus life

– Opportunities for service

– Opportunities for intercultural

exploration


PRACTICAL MATTERS


Health Forms

• Families should have SIGNED health

forms

– Student signs page 4

– Give all forms to family

• Unaccompanied students can visit

Student Health Services at the end of

the day


Student Health Forms

• Student signs page 4

• Give all forms to family


Student Health Forms

Sign here


Contact Information Form

• Family members: get student Banner ID

• Leave form in SBE at end of day


Before You Separate

• Families should have

– Family folders

– Student Health Forms

– Financial Aid forms (if any)

– Family contact information form

– Student cell phone number!

Students should have

– $5.95 for lunch

– Family cell phone number!


Students: Placement Testing

• Subjects

– Algebra

– Reading

– Foreign language

– CHEER: Sentence

Skills

• Do your best!

•Majors requiring a

foreign language:

– Biology

– Chemistry

– Communication

– English Teaching

– Forensic Science

– Spanish

•After testing: return to Shaw Auditorium (here)


STUDENTS:

PROCEED TO TESTING


Families

Information Sessions

• Topics

– Achieving Academic

Success

– Adjusting to College

– Paying for College

– Student Health

• Times: Every Hour

• Please attend all minisessions

Other Activities

• Financial Aid

– Check ticket for time

• Campus Tours

• Residence Halls

• Lunch

– Cafeteria

– SBE

• FSU Bookstore


Navigating Campus

• Program of Family Activities

• Checklist

– Get stamped at each location

– Return at end of day with all ―Highly

Recommended‖ activities stamped to be eligible for

a prize drawing

• Campus Map

• Ask a PAL!

• Return to SBE lobby at end of day


Campus Map


Get your Checklist Stamped!


Financial Aid Ticket

Families

Unaccompanied

Students


QUESTIONS?

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