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Students Achieving First-Year Excellence

SAFE (Students Achieving First-Year Excellence) is a peer mentoring, academic readiness and transition support program designed to help students successfully matriculate through their first year at UNC Charlotte. Our programs ease the transition from high school to college and help minimize academic, social, and economic challenges by encouraging student to actively utilize and partipcipate in UNC Charlotte support services, peer-to-peer support, secondary academic advising and raising awareness of various campus resources.

SAFE also combines academic support with personal development programming to encourage your academic achievement, positive self-concept and increased personal growth. Participation in SAFE helps students achieve not only the UNC Charlotte degree of choice but also a degree of excellence in your future.