​First Year Seminar: Instructor Resources

UW-Stevens Point is currently inviting faculty and academic staff members to submit proposals to offer a First Year Seminar (FYS) course. Should be submitted electronically to the Director of General Education, Nancy LoPatin-Lummis (nlopatin@uwsp.edu).

Proposals are being accepted for Fall 2015. A variety of training workshops will be offered to participants, along with a modest stipend.

Below are resources to support the development of a successful FYS proposal.

FYS Proposal Forms:

Completed proposals should be sent electronically to: Nancy LoPatin-Lummis (nlopatin@uwsp.edu).


Example Proposals:


Example Paperwork for GEC Approval:



Additional Resources:


Contact Information:

If you have any questions, or if you'd like additional assistance, please feel free to contact:

Nancy LoPatin-Lummis
Director of General Education
nlopatin@uwsp.edu or 715-346-4023

Paula DeHart
Assessment Coordinator
Paula.DeHart@uwsp.edu 715-346-2419