First-Year Students

First-year students at a computer

Welcome to Queen’s! As a first-year student, your focus will be on making the transition to university-level academic expectations. You probably have a lot of questions!

Many resources are available to support you:

  • Academics 101 covers everything you want to know about making the transition to university, from workload to exam prep (and everything in-between)
  • The First 6 Weeks covers some quick tips on how to make the most of those most influential first weeks at university

We also encourage all students, including first-years, to take advantage of our in-person services:

And you are always welcome to Tweet questions at our @SASS_LS Twitter account, or email us with your concerns.