First-Year Experience GOALS

  1. Provide space and support to make a smooth personal transition to Westmont.

  2. Introduce students to services, programs, and opportunities.

  3. Foster introductions and interaction between fellow students, faculty, and staff.

  4. Help students feel a sense of belonging at Westmont.

  5. Begin conversations about important values and community principles.

  6. Provide a shared learning experience for new students.

  7. Address key issues including alcohol, sexual assault, stress management, faith ownership and diversity.