Support of First Year Programs and Learning Communities and Academic Achievement Center

Help us empower the UConn Undergraduate Community

UConn FYP, LC & AAC A Project of Ignite 2018

Your donation to Ignite is an investment into success of the UConn undergraduate community. FYP, LC, & AAC connects to 14,000+ students through an array of innovative programs and support services such as peer mentoring, supplemental instruction, academic success tools, and provides leadership opportunities that foster personal growth to help students get the most out of their education and serving as a cornerstone for the 94% retention rate. #94percent

The mission of the Office of First Year Programs and Learning Communities is to assist students with their transition from high school to college and to aid in the retention of students at the University of Connecticut. We provide holistic guidance, opportunities, and resources to enable students to actively engage and thrive at the University by becoming learners with a purpose. Through programs and courses like First Year Experience, Learning Communities, the Academic Achievement Center, UConn Connects, and Student Mentoring, our office works with students to realize the value of the intellectual, social, and cultural dimensions of the University of Connecticut. With an array of courses, a network for personal support, interactive online resources, and unique living/learning experiences, FYP, LC & AAC helps new students at the University of Connecticut achieve success from the start to finish.

$380 Raised
7% towards $5,000 Goal

Supported by 25 Donations:

  • Judy O.
    I Gave $50
    For Brittany O’Meara
  • Christine A.
    I Gave $25
    GO FYE!! Such a great program filled with amazing people!
  • Michael L.
    Serving as a UCONN Connects facilitator and Master Coach was one of the most influential experiences of my life. It led me to where I am today!
  • Isabella O.
    I Gave $10
  • Castella C.
    I Gave $10
  • Elena J.
    I Gave $5
  • Joel T.
    I Gave $50
  • jess d.
    I Gave $5
  • Silhouette
    Anonymous '17
    I Gave $25
  • Deepinder S.
    I Gave $5
    Don’t know where I’d be without FYP and all the fabulous people I’ve met throughout my time in the program!
  • Arianna S.
  • Marie-Claire M.
    I Gave $10
    LC's have given me so much here at UConn! I wouldn't be where I am today without them!!
  • Stephanie  O.
  • Gabriella L.
  • Kate S.
    Kate S. '15
    I Gave $100
    Wouldn't be where I am now without First Year Programs - thank you for all you do!
  • Jimmy H.
    I Gave $5
    FYP&LC has made me who I am today. Without the wonderful and dedicated staff and programs, I would not have found success here at UConn.
  • Alexis K.
    I Gave $10
  • Alicia V.
    I Gave $5
    I love the AAC!
  • Brittany  O.
    I Gave $5
  • Avery B.
    I Gave $5
    The AAC has been one of the important parts of my experience at UConn. Without their UConn Connects program, I don’t think I would be still be here.
  • Isabella P.
    I Gave $5
    AAC <3