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Your 1st Quarter at SPU: Start Strong

Ed Smyth

Professor of Educational Ministry

Items to be completed

Establish relationships by exploring academic courses and participating in campus events to meet peers.

Meet with your faculty advisor prior to registering each quarter to help clarify your academic goals and select the classes you need.

Be present! Attend classes, unless an absence is prearranged with your instructor.

Live a balanced life — academically, socially, and spiritually. Check out the SPU Library, including its materials and services both in the building and online.

Sign up for SPU Alert to be notified immediately through your mobile phone and email in case of a campus emergency.

Other things to consider

Brenda Salter McNeil

Meet a Professor

An author and speaker, Associate Professor of Reconciliation Studies Brenda Salter McNeil says we must leave our comfort zones.