First Year Inside Puget Sound Application

    First Year Inside Puget Sound (FYI Puget Sound) is an invite-only pre-college program, scheduled from Monday, Aug. 12 to Thursday, Aug. 22. It is designed to make your transition from high school to college a productive and rewarding experience. Over ten days, you will:
    • Move into your residence hall early
    • Earn credit toward your degree at no cost
    • Find comfort in the classroom and across campus
    • Get a sense of what to expect on your first day of the fall semester. 
    In addition to the ten-day course, you will participate in enrichment activities with your FYI cohort and the FYI director throughout your entire first year. The program is free and upon successful completion, Puget Sound will help you cover your textbook expenses for all of your first-year courses. If you have any questions, please contact us at
    Selection Process
    • Filling out this form is the first step in securing your spot in FYI Puget Sound. Space in the program is limited and filling out this form does not guarantee a spot in the program.
    • We will confirm your place in the program in May. Your confirmation will be delivered by email.
    • If your spot is confirmed, you will need to accept your spot in your admission portal.
    I understand and acknowledge the following:
    • Once my spot in FYI Puget Sound is confirmed and I accept, I will be expected to:
      • Move into my residence hall on Monday, Aug. 12, 2024
      • Attend class sessions and other activities during the ten days of the program
    • Once I successfully complete the FYI Puget Sound program:
      • My textbook expenses will be covered by Puget Sound for fall 2024 and spring 2025 courses.
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