What Is Lion Launch?

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Lion Launch is a student success workshop designed for students who fit any of the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in classes at UAFS for the following semester
  • Students who have not been enrolled in high school or college courses for one year or more (Summer UAFS courses do not count)
  • Transfer Students
  • Part-time Students 
  • Over 25 years of age
  • A parent
  • A Veteran
  • Students who also work 30+ hours per week


Lion Launch is led by Peer Ambassadors, who are experienced and involved UAFS students.  Each Peer Ambassador is a volunteer who is dedicated to helping new students adjust to campus life, get connected with other students, and find the recourses necessary to be successful.


Activities & Workshops


Extensive and Interactive Tours of:

  • Gordon Kelley Academic Success Center (ASC)
  • Campus Center Services
  • Computer Labs
  • Boreham Library
  • Fitness Center


  • Campus Tour
  • My.UAFS 101 Workshop
  • First Year Survival Tips
  • Student Panel Q&A Session
  • Student Life Info Session