October 15, 2015

Recent books by FYI instructors

Congratulations to our FYI colleagues who recently published books. Nicholas A. Robins (HI 215) has published Of Love and LoathingMarital Life, Strife, and Intimacy in the Colonial Andes, 1750–1825. Nick is a teaching associate professor …read more.

October 15, 2015

Register early for Spring ’16 FYI courses

Dear First Year Students, I hope you’re having a very successful and enjoyable first semester at NC State. Unfortunately, we do not have sufficient funds to offer every first-year student a seat in an FYI …read more.

September 12, 2015

Welcome from the FYI Director!

    Welcome to First Year Inquiry (FYI)! This message comes from Rich Slatta, Professor of History and FYI Director. Our program offers you small classes (size under 20 students) that promote critical and creative …read more.

June 30, 2015


FYI Assessment   Carrie Zelna of the Division of Academic & Student Affairs [DASA] conducts assessments for the First Year Inquiry Program. Read our Fall 2012 for our pilot program in teaching and assessing critical …read more.

June 9, 2015

2015 Fall FYI Courses

Please plan your schedule using the list of Fall 2015 FYI courses below and course information found on the Courses section of this website. You will not actually be able to register for FYI courses …read more.

June 18, 2010

Fast Facts

Mission To give our students the best possible start at NC State, First-Year Inquiry (FYI) courses focus directly on first-year students. FYI courses provide students with a small class setting that enables them to develop …read more.

June 18, 2010

Our Team

  Faculty Inquiries & FYI Teaching Assessment Finance Program Support Dr. Elizabeth Nelson Carrie Zelna Kasey Harris  513-4340 513-7153 513-1937