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Goals & Values

Goals & Values

First Year Experience 

 

The FYE project provides leadership and a supportive space to cultivate conversations, communities, and collaborations across campus that advance the overall success of all UCT’s first-year students.

 

Values 

 

COMMUNITY

Foster a sense of belonging at UCT for all first-year students, and foster a sense of community for UCT’s researchers, teachers, student support/development practictioners, and leadership involved with the FYE.

 

COLLABORATION

A space where research, teaching, student support and leadership collaborations for the FYE are developed, cultivated and encouraged within and across units, departments, and faculties.

 

COORDINATION

Provide leadership and guidance to foster integration, efficiency, and greater productivity of all programmes and initiatives provided for first-year students.

 

CLARITY

Ensure clear communication of all expectations for first-year students.

 

EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE

Expand the FYE at UCT in accordance with evidence based best practice initiatives

 

RECOGNITION

Publicly recognise and reward the work that staff involved with the FYE do.