FIrst-Year Leadership Experience

Offered only in the Fall

The First-Year Leadership Experience is a unique community-building and enrichment program for first-year BU students led by experienced peers.  The First-Year Leadership Experience offers new BU students diverse experiential learning opportunities promoting the ideals of engagement, self-discovery and connection to future classmates.

Who is the First-Year Leadership Experience for?

The First-Year Leadership Experience is for any new first-year or transfer student who wants to become a part of a community upon arrival to BU as a new student.  Through First-Year Leadership Experience the participants will adventure together as a community, bond together by interests.

You DO NOT need any prior experience to participate.

When is the First-Year Leadership Experience?

The last date to apply is September 10th, 2021.  The first date on the calendar is Saturday 9/18 from 10 am – 3 pm.

What types of outdoor adventures will the First-Year Leadership Experience have?

The First-Year Leadership Experience will give you an introduction to experience a variety of outdoor leadership opportunities by Quest such as backpacking, zip lines, climbing wall and so much more!

First-Year Leadership Experience Fall 2019 Calendar

Day 1                Saturday            9/18            10 am -3 pm

Day 2                Tuesday              9/21           7 pm – 9 pm

Day 3                Saturday            9/25             10 am -3 pm

Day 4                Wednesday     9/29             7 pm – 9 pm

Day 5                Saturday           10/2              10 am -3 pm

Day 6                Monday            10/4             7 pm – 10 pm 

Day 7                Saturday           10/9             10 am – 3 pm

Day 8                Thursday          10/14           7 pm – 9 pm

Weekend       Friday Evening – Sunday Afternoon 10/15 – 10/17

If you think you are interested in the First-Year Leadership Experience, please fill out the application and return it to the Quest Office on Upper Campus by September 10th, 2021Please fill out the link First-Year Leadership Application.   Only 12 spots available for this program.

FEE:  $75     – due at the time you apply.  Your money will be refunded if not chosen for the program.