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Archway is a new support team at McMaster that works with all incoming first-year students from the day they are accepted and right up until second-year. You will be connected with an Archway Coach and Mentor who will take the time to understand your goals and what you want out of your McMaster experience. This professional team will partner with you throughout the year to make sure you are connected to the right information, people and fellow students to make your year a success.

Ways We Will Help You This Summer!

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Talk to You About Your Goals

Your Archway Coach will reach out and set up a time to chat about your goals. The Archway program is completely personalized to you, so this conversation sets us on the right path – together.

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Help You Navigate Applications and Deadlines

There are lots of deadlines and decisions to be made between May and September. Your Archway Coach and Mentor are aware of all the different steps involved and will guide you through this busy time.

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Help You Feel Prepared and Connected for Fall

Whatever the Fall term brings your way, your Archway team will help you feel ready for classes and connected with other first-year students.