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FSUS 100 Purpose, Goals and Outcomes


The purpose of the Ferris State University Seminar Class is to provide first year students with personal connections, knowledge, and resources that will enhance their potential for learning, safety, satisfaction, and graduation.


The goal of the FSUSeminar course is to facilitate student transition from high school to university life and by so doing improve student academic performance and retention. Students will develop a relationship with FSUS faculty members that will serve as an internal model for interactions with future teachers.


Through active participation in the FSU Seminar course, students will be able to: 

  1. Adapt to college life
  2. Prepare for present and future success
  3. Engage with the campus and community