City First Year Experience (FYE) Program


What is City FYE?

 The First Year Experience (FYE) program is designed to help you be successful in your first year of college by providing a supportive, nurturing environment complete with educational and career guidance, so you may achieve your educational/career goal. 

Starting a new educational journey can be exciting and overwhelming. Whether you are transitioning from high school or attending college for the first time, there are many decisions to make and challenges to face.

Apply Now!  

Click here to apply to FYE


Who to Contact:

Jessica Cerda (Email:; Phone: x2266)

Nancy Ruano (Email:; Phone: x2258)

Paolo Banaag (Email:; Phone: x2258


We are here to help! 


What does City FYE offer?

  • Priority Registration

  • Guaranteed enrollment in math and English classes

  • Dedicated faculty members committed to your success

  • Math and English Supplemental Instruction (SI) tutors

  • Peer2Peer Mentor program

  • Special FYE social and extracurricular activities

  • Committed counselors to help you create an educational plan

  • Free book loans