Student Success Programs Learn more about all the programs offered by DGS. Enrichment Experience Program The DGS Enrichment Experience Program is designed to provide select undeclared undergraduates with intensive support as they explore majors and careers. First-Year Experience Course (GS 101) General Studies 101 enables freshmen and transfer students to navigate opportunities available to them at the University of Illinois. James Scholar Honors The Division of General Studies offers a James Scholar program for high-ability students. OMSA Mentors Learn more about the on-site mentoring program offered through the Office of Minority Student Affairs. Pre-Engineering Program The Pre-Engineering Program (PREP) is intended to provide an opportunity for highly qualified students who are not currently in the Grainger College of Engineering to prepare themselves for possible transfer into the Grainger College of Engineering. Program for Academic Support and Success The Program for Academic Support and Success (PASS) is designed to support DGS students as they set and achieve goals to return to good academic standing.