Help students optimize their first year experience and learn from colleagues across departments!
For Faculty and Staff
The 2018 First Year Experience Conference, 158 Days: Inspiring Students to Succeed, provides a myriad of opportunities to learn about various institutional programs and resources which enhance the first year experience of our students and positively impact student retention. Faculty and staff have access to professional development and networking opportunities with colleagues from numerous units throughout campus. The 2018 FYE Conference is on Tuesday, April 3 in the Indiana Memorial Union.
Welcome and Keynote
Interest Session 1
Interest Session 2
Interest Session 3
Interest Session 4
Dr. Tim Elmore, President of Growing Leaders
- Dr. Drew Koch, President and CEO of John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate Education
The FYE Conference fee is $25.
Please note that personal checks will be accepted to cover registration fees paid by individuals during the conference check-in process. Please make personal checks payable to: Indiana University.
The departments listed below will cover this fee for specified staff. Please contact your appropriate committee member to check if your fee will be subsidized.
Residential Programs and Services
Office of Enrollment Management (FYE will cover)
University Division for advisors
College of Arts and Sciences Advising
- Mentoring Services and Leadership Development
We request that all participants, including presenters, register to attend the event. If you are presenting at the conference, your registration fee will be waived.
Chris Geary, Recreational Sports
Lloyd Graham, Residential Life
Sara Ivey Lucas, Division of Student Affairs
Tracey Metivier, Univesity Division
Sharr Pechac, Division of Student Affairs
Patrick Smith, Office of Mentoring Services and Leadership Development
Kate Emblom, College of Arts and Sciences
Lisa Winters, Athletics
Samuel Young, Groups Scholars Program.