Freshman-Focused Courses


New to UWM?Students focusing in class.
Want to make the most of your college experience?
Need help choosing a major and setting your career path?
These Educational Psychology courses are for you.


Start your college career off right, and make sure you have the tools to succeed!

Ed Psych 104: Pathways to Success
2-credits; U/G
9 sections available

This course will provide you with the knowledge you need to make the most out of your time at UWM and beyond. Get acquainted with key campus resources, learn essential study skills, and explore creative ways to manage your time more effectively.

Questions? Contact Dr. Nadya Fouad at nadya@uwm.edu.


Haven’t decided on a major? This class can help!

Ed Psych 110: Exploring Majors and Careers
2-credits; U/G
12 sections available

Choosing a career is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. This class will make it easier. Gain deeper insight into the career planning process. Discover your “work personality.” Learn how to set and meet goals. Tap into campus resources and organizations. Connect with individuals working in your field of interest. Make the most of internships and volunteer opportunities. Learn how to craft to perfect resume. Graduate from UWM with the experience and skills you need to build a rewarding and successful career.

Questions? Contact Dr. Nadya Fouad at nadya@uwm.edu.