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 2019. Please 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.