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 9th, 2019.  The first date on the calendar is Saturday 9/14 from 9 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 adventure provided by Quest such as whitewater rafting, backpacking, and kayaking.

First-Year Leadership Experience Fall 2019 Calendar

Day 1                Saturday         9/14            9 am -3 pm

Day 2                Tuesday    9/17           4 pm – 7 pm

Day 3                Sunday        9/22             9 am -5 pm

Day 4                Monday         9/23             4 pm – 7 pm

Day 5                Tuesday          10/1              9 pm -12 am

Day 6                Monday            10/7             9 pm – 12 am 

Day 7                Thursday        10/10            6 pm – 9 pm

Weekend       Friday Evening – Sunday Afternoon 10/18 – 10/20

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 9th 2019Please 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.