The mission of OTE is to provide quality transitional experiences that maximize students' potential for personal and academic success.



OFYP Update

OFYP is now called Orientation & Transition Experiences (website and other communication coming soon!). Beth Lingren Clark is now serving as the associate vice provost for strategic enrollment initiatives in the Office of Undergraduate Education. Our department is now led by Lisa Gruszka and Jennifer Porter, who serve as the director of Orientation Programs and director of Student Transition Experiences, respectively.

Advertise in the Gopher Guide

There is still time for Univeristy departments and community organizations to advertise in the 2018-2019 Gopher Guide.

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Social Media

Orientation & Transition Experiences uses social networking to communicate and connect with our audiences. We also work closely with University departments and colleges to share information that is relevant to all of our followers.


For freshmen in the Class of 2021

This eNewsletter is sent to freshmen throughout their first year.

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Free posters available!

The Class of 2021 Pride & Spirit poster is now available, as well as all other classes (2017-2020)! Stop by our office and get yours!

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