First Year Experience Seminar (CUH 100)


Chaminade University realizes the importance of supporting students in their transition from high school to college. Therefore, all first-year students entering in the fall semester are enrolled in CUH 100. This is an incoming student only, one-semester-hour seminar course, which provides an introduction to the nature of a university education, the distinctive features of Chaminade, and a general orientation to the functions and resources of the University. The course is designed to help new students adjust to the university, gain a better understanding of the learning process, develop critical thinking skills, and focus on career exploration. The course provides a support group in this critical first year by examining problems common to this type of student population. CUH 100 is conducted in small groups by either faculty or administrative personnel accompanied by a peer mentor