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 Service Office also houses  the First Year Experience (FYE) program, an opportunity offered  to specially 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 if applicable)
2. Request evaluation of previous college transcripts (if applicable)
3.  Complete Online Orientation
      Visit  www.sdcity.edu, select “Online Services” then “Online Orientation (Virtual Tour) Online Orientation.
4.  Complete English and Math Assessment
5.  Sign up for First Semester Education Plan session

new student education plan session

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.
First Semester Education planning -On Campus
   Attend a first semester education planning session after viewing the online orientation. Sign up by calling  619 388 3998 or visit First Year Services Rm. L206
   Click on the Calendar to see available dates for Fall 2014 first semester education plan sessions.

First semester education plan sessions for Fall 2014 Applicants begins in June through  July 17th 2014.  Please check the event calendar for available dates.