New Student and Family Programs

Welcome to New Student and Family Programs!

Welcome to the office of New Student and Family Programs! Whether you are a first-year student or a transfer student, our department exists to help your transition to Framingham State University. To begin your transition please view the NEW RAM page.  And when you are done with the New Ram Page, please be sure to check out our Incoming Student Resource Manual

We are here to answer your questions about Orientation, Placement Testing, your FSU Foundations course, and the Common Reading Selection. Please feel free to call, email or stop by with any questions you may have. We hope you enjoy your first year here at Framingham State University! 

Ben Trapanick                                                 
Director of New Student and Family Programs                                                         
O'Connor Hall 106                                             
508.626.4905                                                   
btrapanick@framingham.edu
                              
Arielle Joy (AJ) Brent
Assistant Director/Orientation Coordinator
O'Connor Hall 102
508.626.4637
abrent@framingham.edu

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