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YFCY: Your First College Year Survey

Look for your official email for your survey link.

What is the Your First College Year Survey?

First year students: If you are not receiving messages from us, please contact Student Research & Information by e-mail at srandi@ucsd.edu.

To take the survey, you need to be:

  • A first year UC San Diego undergraduate student, freshman or transfer, first enrolling at the university in the fall quarter 2016:


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Participate and win

If you complete the survey you will automatically be entered into the drawings for the following prizes*:

2017 survey prizes:

  • 50 Visa Gift Cards valued at $50 each
  • Three Grand Prizes:
    • 2 Visa Gift Cards valued at $250 each, and
    • 1 Visa Gift Card valued at $500

Note that prize value may have financial aid implications, please contact finaid@ucsd.edu for questions.

Look for your official email for your survey link.

2017 response rates

* To enter the drawing without completing the survey, you must send a self-addressed, stamped letter containing your name and Email address to:

Student Research and Information, Institutional Research, Academic Affairs
UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0006
La Jolla, CA 92093

This letter must be received by June 9, 2017.

2016 YFCY Infographics