FYS Sample Syllabi
Fall 2013 Syllabi
Fall 2012 Syllabi

Workshop Resources
Annotated Assignments
     Book Review
     Methods Paper 
     Research Assignment
     Rhetorical Analysis of a Written Text
     Writing Sequence

Workshop Powerpoint
     Understanding the Behaviors, Attitudes and Skills that Contribute to Academic‌ Success and College retention 

57 Potential Challenges  A list of the 57 potential challenges that PAB and PMACs present to our incoming students, asking them to accept at least one.
FYS Learning Outcomes

Academic Dishonesty For Academic Dishonesty issues, follow the rules from your school or college. For those not associated with a school or college, follow the procedures for Arts and Sciences linked below substituting the Associate Provost for the Dean.
Counseling Center
Disability Services
FYS Student Concern Communication Form
Peer Advisory Board

Critical Thinking Rubric
Information Literacy Rubric

Submission Form
FYS Course Proposal

University News
August 29, 2014
In collaboration with UnityPoint Health, Drake University is hosting a panel discussion, “Young People, Substance Abuse and Mental Health: Recognizing the effects of marijuana and other drugs on tomorrow’s leaders.”