SPIRIT (Student Preparedness Initiative: Readiness Inspired by Tradition)

Start your ASU journey with SPIRIT — a free 2-week program that helps first-time freshmen adjust to campus life, connect with friends, and identify mentors. Boost your success with sessions on academic prep and scholarship advice, as well as fun social activities and culturally inspired workshops.

Say “Yes” to SPIRIT!

SPIRIT begins two weeks before the start of fall semester classes. There is no cost to participate.

In SPIRIT you will:

  • move into residence halls early
  • learn about college academic expectations
  • become familiar with campus and the resources available to you
  • get connected with staff and peer success leaders dedicated to your success
  • participate in traditional and culturally-inspired activities
  • make new friends

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