The Dean of Freshmen counsels and advises all first-year students on academic matters. The office is located in the Office of the Dean of Studies:
Main Building, N128
Open weekdays from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm (except 10:00 - 11:30 am on Thursdays)
Appointments may be made by calling (845) 437-5258.
Contact Susan Zlotnick, Dean of Freshmen
Every freshman is required to elect at least one Freshman Writing Seminar. Each year, many introductory courses, designated Freshman Writing Seminar, provide entering students the opportunity to develop particular abilities in a small class setting along with fellow freshmen who are making the transition to college work.
- Credit for College Work Done Prior to Vassar
- Departments of Instruction, Multidisciplinary Programs, and Interdepartmental Concentrations
- Preparation for Teacher Certification, Law School, Medical School, or Study Abroad
List of resources and information for freshmen