FIRST-YEAR PROGRAMS

UNC 100 - MASTERING THE ACADEMIC ENVIRONMENT

UNC 100 provides strategies and lessons for success at Buffalo State College. It further develops academic and living skills that are necessary in college life. This course provides an overview of the benefits of a college education, a liberal arts education, and a Buffalo State College education. UNC 100 also provides specific information about procedures at Buffalo State College that will facilitate students’ matriculation. Most importantly, the course teaches strategies and skills that will improve a student's likelihood of academic success.


UNC 100 is a good idea for a student if. . .

  • you are a first generation college student.
  • you have never been exposed to the difficulty of college course work.
  • you are newly fully independent (not living at home with parents and paying most of your own college expenses).
  • you want to give yourself the very best chance at academic excellence.