First Year Experience at RRCC

What is First Year Experience?

First Year Experience (FYE) is a set of programs, events, and services that helps to support students as they transition to college. The FYE office can help students connect to academic support services and become engaged in campus life. 

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Student Success Workshops

Join your peers at a variety of FREE activities designed with your success in mind! Browse the events promoted and make your plans –the more we see you, the more you gain. Everyone is welcome to attend theseon campus and remote sessions and one student will win a $500 tuition certificate! 

Spring 2024 Student Success Workshops

Orientation at Red Rocks Community College

The Red Rocks Community College student orientation is offeredin on campus and online formats. On campus sessions are hosted by Student Life.Orientation is MANDATORY for all new students and for all students returning to RRCC following a break of a year or more. It is designed to help students successfully navigate their college experience and will cover important topics such as academics, paying for college, success and support services, campus life and engagement, and next steps. Participating one of the orientation options will lift your registrationhold. The orientation instructions can be found here.

Study and Success Resources

Below you will see a link that will take you to a variety of study and success resources, including some on Time Management, College Reading, Taming Test Anxiety, and more! (Please note: You will be asked to log in with your CCCS student or staff email.)

FYE Handouts

Important Resources for New Students