Life at any university is what you make it, and we have great freshman programs that will help your SVSU experience be everything you have dreamed college to be.
Cardinal Business Edge is a competitive, two-year leadership development program for 25 selected incoming freshmen pursuing a business-related degree program.
Connect with fellow Cardinals as you volunteer in the community and make a difference in the lives of others and your own!
The First Year Residential Experience is a community based program that assists in the academic and social transition to SVSU.
Learn the value, fun, and simplicity of leading a healthy lifestyle and avoid the dreaded freshman 15.
The Foundation Scholars program selects 60 students for a unique college experience, including living communities and $1500 to be used toward a study abroad experience or a community service project.
The Honors Program is a competitive program that selects 80 incoming freshman students a year. Students pursue their major and minor degree work, while providing enriched academic experiences in Honors courses, seminars, research projects, and social activities.
Reach your leadership potential in a living community where leadership is a focus.