Second-Year Experiences

Was your first year at CU Denver not what you expected? Are you looking to get connected and engaged? Didn't have a chance to take an FYE course in your fall semester? Don't worry, we've got you covered. 

2022-2023 Course Offerings Coming Soon!



We understand that sometimes your schedule can be tight. That's why we have a variety of program options for you this upcoming fall semester in case you can't join us in class in the spring. Check out our other second-year experience programs in the FYE guide! 

Second-Year Experience Calendar

In addition to our FYE courses and our ongoing workshops and SIGs, we also have a variety of events we put on during the fall and spring semesters that are open to both first-year students, transfer students, and our second-year students as well. Please check out the calendar below for upcoming events! 

Second-Year Interest Groups (SIGs)

SIGs are meet up groups for second-year students around topics of interest.  It’s a great way to connect with other second-year students around a fun topic! We are running two this fall, sign up at the links below (you may be asked to login at the link):

Emerging Leaders Certificate Program with Student Life 

Emerging Leaders Certificate is for students interested in 1) exploring and expanding their understanding of leadership and 2) practicing their leadership skills through community service. Students will gain an understanding of "socially responsible leadership" and the Social Change Model of Leadership through the program. 

Be sure to register for the Emerging Leaders Certificate here.

Second-Year Academic Success Series Workshops (SASS Workshops)

Hosted by the Learning Resource Center, this free workshop will help you get off to a great start for the year. Join the LRC in the new Learning Commons Building (right next to the City Heights Residence Hall and Student Commons) in room 2230.

Please click here to view our Fall 2021 SASS Workshop Schedule.

For questions about the workshops, please email the LRC at .