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LeaRN Programs

Dept. 3334 | 1000 E. University Ave. | Coe 219

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2325

Email: figs@uwyo.edu

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FIGure it out!

What is a FIG? Take this quiz to FIGure it out.

Select the answer you think is correct from the choices below.

a. Freshmen Interaction Gang

b. First Interesting Group

c. Freshmen Interest Group

a. True

b. False

a. True

b. False

a. quiet zone in library

b. general set of required courses all students must take to graduate

c. group of universities that collaborate for research

a. Yes, 100% of them do.

b. Yes, most of them do (some meet major specific requirements)

c. Very few do. They are elective courses.

a. Absolutely. You do not have a choice because of the FIG location

b. Not necessarily if the roommate did not make another request for a different specialty floor.

c. 100% False. Your choice of roommate is a higher priority than the FIG location.

a. I can't be in a FIG, but the Engineering Power Group is a type of learning community similar to a FIG.

b. I can still be in a FIG and the Engineer Power Group without conflict.

c. I will need to change my majors to be in a FIG even though I want to be an engineer.

a. I can't be in a FIG, but the Fall Bridge is a type of learning community similar to a FIG.

b. I can still be in any FIG I choose and the Fall Bridge without conflict.

c. I can still be in a FIG that does not have a First Year Seminar and the Fall Bridge without conflict.

a. Absolutely true. FIGs do not have single occupancy floors.

b. Most likely, but not absolutely. FIG preference is given priority over other living plan choices, but if you apply early, you may be able to get a single occupancy room on a FIG floor.

c. All rooms in the residence halls are single occupancy, so you can definitely get your choice.

a. True - FIGs are all major specific

b. False - FIGs are a great way to further explore your interests before you declare a major.

a. True

b. False

a. Anyone and everyone -- all FIGs are open

b. It depends. Some FIGs have no requirements, but others have major or ACT score requirements.

c. Only people with superhuman powers.

a. Absolutely. There are required events almost daily.

b. Not at all. Aside from some optional offerings like dinner with your professor, fun activities, study sessions, and game nights, your social life is all your own.

a. True

b. False

c. no data exists to show this




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LeaRN Programs

Dept. 3334 | 1000 E. University Ave. | Coe 219

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2325

Email: figs@uwyo.edu

FIGs logo

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