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New Student Programs

New Student Programs offers programs such as Archer Orientation, Welcome Weeks and the First Year Experience to assist in your transition to St. Louis Community College.

Enrolled for your first semester? Sign up for Archer Orientation

As a new STLCC student, you are required to attend an Archer Orientation session to learn about STLCC, introduce you to valuable campus resources and make connections with other new students.

To sign up for a session, log into your Archer Application and choose the option that best suits your schedule!

Sign Up for a Session

Archer Orientation is designed to welcome you and provide  essential information and resources  for a successful transition to  STLCC! Drop in anytime during the session.  The following stations will be included with Archer Orientation:

  • A resource fair of all campus resources
  • Technology hub to make sure you are connected
  • Get to know you activities with your peers
  • Interactive informational displays
  • Campus tour to find all of your classes 

Not enrolled for your first semester? Please check out our enrollment steps.

*Please note that ongoing construction limits available parking. Once on campus, follow signs to your session.


Archer Orientation is open to everyone, and in turn, we want to make it accessible for everyone. If you have accommodation needs when planning your Archer Orientation, contact us at fye@stlcc.edu. Visit the Access Office to learn more.


You are welcome to bring guests to your Orientation session! Please indicate on your registration if you are bringing a guest. 

Archer Orientation is a required step for all STLCC students who are starting college for the first time.

Yes! You can attend orientation at any campus; it is the same information. The campus tours will be campus-specific. 

Great question! This experience is designed for students after they have enrolled in courses for their first semester. For more information about the enrollment steps, click here!

First Year Experience (FYE)

What is First Year Experience? FYE is a program comprised of learning modules to help first year students adapt to college at STLCC and gain valuable skills that will help them inside and outside the classroom. Each learning module has a seminar, event and peer mentor office hours to support the learning outcomes. The program is designed to guide students in getting involved on campus, setting goals, learning study skills and so much more.

Learning Modules

  • Campus Involvement (August)
  • Goal Setting, Motivation, and Character (September)
  • Financial Literacy (October)
  • Academic Achievement (November)
  • Study Skills (December)
  • Dialoguing and Community Building (January)
  • Health, Wellness, and Safety (February)
  • Critical Thinking (March)
  • Career Planning (April)
  • Time Management (May)
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Virtual First Year Community

Can't make it to campus? Join us on Microsoft Teams to chat with your classmates, ask questions and find out about events and opportunities on campus!

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Contact Us

If you have questions or need assistance,contact us at fye@stlcc.edu.

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