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First-year students

Accessible. Personalized. Transformative.

ASU is proud to measure success by whom we include, not whom we exclude. To facilitate your success, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College offers a robust array of personalized resources and a dedicated student support team. Our job is to support you on your academic path to graduation. Our hope is that you are inspired to pursue a professional path that empowers you to positively transform individual lives and communities.

At any time, you can request information about specific academic programs.

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—U.S. News & World Report, 2023


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Ready to apply?

Start taking steps toward your first year.

To apply to Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College:

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Already admitted?

Visit My ASU for your personalized to-do list.

Tasks may include paying your enrollment deposit and completing ASU’s New Student Experience, which includes three steps:

  • ASU Essentials: Be sure to fill out your academic advising worksheet as thoroughly as possible to help your academic advisor help you to plan your fall schedule of classes.
  • Academic Orientation Session: All incoming MLFTC first-year students are required to attend one of these Zoom-based sessions facilitated by our academic advising team. Students will be enrolled in courses prior to their orientation, and sessions run from April through July.
  • Housing and dining: Confirm your choices, if applicable.

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