First-Year Academic Success Program

​​​DePaul Students in Lincoln Park

Welcome to the FYAS Virtual Office

The Office of First-Year Academic Success is here to support you.

We are available through our new virtual office to answer questions, connect you with the FYAS advisor and assist with registering for FYAS courses. Visit our front desk, using the information below.

Virtual Office Hours:

FYAS Virtual Office Information

  • For general program questions, reach us via Live Chat or email ( If your inquiry requires support outside of email or Live Chat, we will connect you with support staff in our office via Zoom.
  • If you are a current student, you may schedule an advising appointment or visit drop-in advising hours with the FYAS Advisor.
  • We are also available by phone at 773.325.7426. If you would like to speak to someone over the phone, please leave a voicemail and a representative from our office will return your call within 24 hours.
  • If you reach us over the weekend, we will respond to you inquiry the following Monday.

About FYAS

The First-Year Academic Success (FYAS) Program is designed to help you complete prerequisite math or writing courses required for your major and the Liberal Studies Program. FYAS provides opportunities to take these courses during the summer and winter break — tuition-free for no-credit — with the ability to advance to the next math or writing course.

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Want to register for a FYAS Winter Intersession math course? Complete a preference form​ to let us know that you are interested and a FYAS representative will follow up with more information about the program and registration process.

2020 DATES

November 30 through December 18.  For more information, email , chat online with a representative from our office, or call the FYAS office at (773)-325-7426.

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