Frequently Asked Questions

What is the First Year Summer Experience Program?

FYSE is a group of experiences coordinated by the Student Activities Center at Bellarmine University for incoming students, themed and hosted by different offices on campus. Students can choose one experience to attend.

How do I know which program I should attend?

Program descriptions, dates and information can be found by below. There, you can read more about the experience, see a schedule and view payment options. Early Knights is only available for incoming students of color. Adventures in Leadership (leadership development) is open to any invited student who wishes to attend.



Can I attend more than one experience?

Due to space limitations, we are asking that students only register for one experience. More information can be found on the registration form.

How do I register and how much does it cost?

Registration opens Monday, May 14 at 9 a.m. on our registration page. A $25 non-refundable deposit is due via credit card at the time of registration. Total costs and payment options can be found by visiting each experience's page in addition to payment plan information and financial assistance. Once registered, you will receive an email with information regarding your remaining balance within two business days. Balances should be paid via check to Bellarmine University. Address for mailing is:
Bellarmine University
Student Activities Center
2001 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40205

Please write the name of your experience (Adventures in Leadership and Early Knights) as well as the name of the student attending in the memo line.