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Your first year at BGSU will be a “Falcon-tastic” and exciting time! The BGSU Academic Advising Centers are here to help you select and pursue a course of study, understand academic requirements towards graduation, connect you with resources through the BGSU community, and make plans for your education and life beyond BGSU!

Every student at BGSU is assigned an Academic Advisor or Faculty Mentor who is available to assist you throughout your path to graduation at BGSU.  Please visit the links below to begin, advance, or continue your journey at BGSU.

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Click here if BGSU is your first university enrollment after high school graduation. College Credit Plus, Dual Enrollment students are First Year students.

If you are a current or future international student the International Student Services is available to support students!

Move forward with the next steps as a transfer student if you have completed college coursework after high school at another institution before coming to BGSU.

Move forward with the next steps as a returning student if you have previously attended BGSU and are re-enrolling as a Falcon.

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