JUST RELEASED - VIRTUAL CAMPUSES: Physical social distancing is important to help decrease the spread of COVID-19, but social connections are also a critical lifeline for students who are quarantined, perhaps for months. Freshmen U™ is the perfect bridge between the need for students to be both safe and connected with our new virtual campus mode.
your Virtual Campus
Stay connected during the current global health crisis on a virtual campus! Freshmen U™ allows students to digitally engage with others on a virtual campus, meeting new friends in a safe, closed digital environment while physically remaining in the comfort and security of home. All college grade levels welcomed in the platform!
We've included all the tools you’ve come to expect from your social media go-to’s, but where we stand apart from other platforms is our dedication to your privacy.
Freshmen U™ requires an EDU email to join, ensuring that only verified students can use the app while also providing an extra layer of security.
3 easy steps!
- Use your .EDU email to register
- Pick your campus from the list
- Use Campus Buzz and Search to meet people on your campus
WHAT YOU'LL EXPERIENCE
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Hold your phone up in the air to see social content floating all around you!
Follow the buzz on your campus 24/7. Filter by Friends, My Campus, and Campus Surf .
Search for people on your campus based on interests, goals, and personality.
Additional Benefits for Freshmen Students
- Patented Augmented Reality Socialization helps students build strong support groups
- Reduces the time it takes to meet people and make new friends on campus
- Will help to lower stress, anxiety, and depression on campus
- Account information, social content, and friends are migrated into the Spotselfie™ platform automatically for second year students
powered by the Spotselfie™ augmented reality platform
Students drop GPS located social content right on the spot as their story unfolds (dorm, party, football game). Other students using the app can view posted content as they walk around on campus. This promotes social engagement in the real world as well as the digital world. Watch the video below to learn more about our platform that powers Freshmen U™.
OTHER EXPERIENCES IN freshmen u™
- Exclusive Membership - Requires an EDU email to sign up, ensuring that only verified students can use the app, providing an extra layer of campus security (no parents or siblings).
- Me Profile - Tell people what makes you tick in your Me Profile. This is where they find out more about you. Tell them where you're from, what you're studying, your favorite foods, shows, etc. They can send you a friend request from here!
- My Color Code ™ - Answer 16 fun questions based on your personality, social environment, inspirations, and activities. Share & compare codes to meet liked-minded individuals on campus.
- Billboard - Allows your profile picture to follow you around in the AR world 24/7, making it easy for others to simply tap and learn more about you.
- Groups - Create public or private groups, manage, invite, join & post content (it's like having your own private social network within Spotselfie™).
- Freak Flag - What are your favorite things in life, passions or interest? Search and load images as your flags to show everyone what is unique, creative, or eccentric about you. Fly your Freak Flag high! Flags follow you around on campus 24/7.
- Campus Surf - Find friends at other universities to connect and share campus life.
- Chat - Send and manage private messages to your friends in Spotselfie™ directly. Don't worry, no one gets your real phone number.