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A Dynamic Community of Support




Mission

The mission of the Freshman College is to provide a foundational academic experience that actively engages students in their intellectual, personal, and professional development. The Freshman College will foster a supportive environment leading to a successful college transition, overall academic achievement, and retention of students toward graduation.

Vision

Founded in the Lehman College tradition of access to excellence, the Freshman College will be a leader in the development and assessment of a dynamic and enriched learning environment of student achievement through the first two years of college. The Freshman College will foster a supportive environment leading to a successful college transition, overall academic achievement, and retention of students toward graduation.

Goals

  • Provide a successful transition into the Lehman College community.
  • Promote an environment that fosters interdisciplinary studies, collaborative teaching and learning, and enhanced student services.
  • Foster connections between students and collaborative support services, including academic advising, career counseling, financial aid planning, academic support, and personal counseling.
  • Encourage academic momentum towards degree completion.

Contact Us

Lehman College
Office of Freshman College
Shuster Hall, Room 260
250 Bedford Park Blvd. West
Bronx, NY 10468

Main: 718-960-5113
Fax: 718-960-7146
Email: freshman.college@lehman.cuny.edu