Pasadena City College FYE First Year Experience

PCC’s First Year Experience (FYE) is designed to help new-to-college students, former dual enrollment students, and students with fewer than 20 college credits transition smoothly to college and succeed academically. 

Get Help

As a PCC FYE student you will have access to resources and opportunities to help you succeed during your first year at PCC and beyond.

Support for FYE Students

  • Counselor and success coach support
  • Comprehensive Student Education Plan (CSEP)
  • Access to the First Year Success Center (V100)
  • Registration, financial aid, career, and transfer workshops and events
  • Important college announcements and reminders via email, text, and social media 

Pathways FYE Priority Registration

Complete all 10 steps of the New Student Checklist, and you will register a couple of weeks before other students. With a priority registration date, you'll get the classes you need and the schedule you want!

Tools to Get Started


The FYE Team is Here to Help!

The Pathways FYE staff are always available help you during your first year at PCC!

Email us at or use our Virtual Support Center to speak with a team member!