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Fall First-Year Students

Fill out the Worksheet to choose your classes!

WorksheetFirst Semester Worksheet

This worksheet will gauge your interests and will serve as the foundation for the classes you will be placed in. Fill out this worksheet as the first step towards creating your schedule.

Freshman Tool Kit

Placement Book

This book provides information regarding placement tests and assessments for writing, language and math courses. All first-year students for Fall 2022 are required to take the Writing Placement Test.  Here, you will find important dates for the placement tests. Check this booklet to see if your major has a math and/or language requirement.
View Placement Book

First Year Seminar (FYS)

The FYS is the cornerstone of the Liberal Learning Program here at TCNJ. You will be asked to select six FYSs in accordance with your interests in the First Semester Worksheet.

View FYS course list

Liberal Learningglobe

The liberal learning program allows you to explore areas outside your major field of study. You will enroll in several courses over your TCNJ career to fulfill liberal learning requirements. Click HERE for a special letter from the Assistant Provost regarding the Liberal Learning program. For more information regarding the program and topics, go to the Liberal Learning webpage (