Your new beginning at New College will bring exciting opportunities! You will meet new people and learn about their experiences, you will study new topics and push yourself to master new skills, and you will become part of a new place that is defined by both its physical and social character. We also know that new beginnings can bring challenges as you navigate a new environment, but we know you can successfully master those challenges and SET SAIL is designed to launch your success.
Every SET SAIL first-year seminar covers a unique topic of academic inquiry and is taught by at least one professor and a student leader. This teaching team will introduce you to partners from the Writing Resource Center, the Library, the Student Success Center, Student Activities and Campus Engagement, and the Center for Career Engagement and Opportunity so that you build important connections at New College. Your teaching team will help you:
2020 Set Sail Seminars