An event that allows all first year students to explore their campus community, attend
informational workshops, and connect with their instructors, counselors, staff, and
peers. This event is offered at the San Ramon campus and the Pleasant Hill campus
Please visit Welcome Day for event details and registration.
Offered throughout the semester and available to all students, these workshops help
students develop the emotional and academic skills they need to succeed in college.
All workshops are free and no registration is required. FYE students will be required
to attend some student success workshops. View the current workshop schedules.
Students enroll in English 118 or 122 or Math 120/121 linked with a transferable general education course and a “New Student Success Strategies class” designed to introduce students to valuable campus resources and college success skills. Together, these courses provide students with valuable instruction, information, and guidance during their first semester at DVC with support from their peers and instructors in a collaborative and reflective environment.
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Pathway
Information Technology and Business Pathway
Arts, Language and Communication Pathway
Social Sciences Pathway
For more information, contact FYE Counselor/Instructor: