Welcome to FYE

what is first year services


The First Year Services (FYS) office provides support to all students who are in their first year at San Diego City College. After applying to City College, all new students are required to contact  the FYS office to schedule their mandatory Math and English assessments, and first semester education plan sessions.

The First Year ServiceS Office also houses the First Year Experience (FYE) program, an opportunity offered  to eligible first time students. Participation in FYE comes with additional benefits. Click here to review the benefits and eligibility requirements for FYE participation.

1.  Apply for Admissions & Financial Aid
2.  Submit prior college transcripts (if applicable)
3.  New Student Online Orientation 
4.  English and Math Assessment Tests (if applicable)
5.  First Counselor contact & educational planning
6.  Register and pay for classes.

A NEW student will ONLY be allowed to meet with a counselor at a scheduled  First Semester Education plan session, and after he/she has completed the online orientation and the English and Math assessments.