At Trinity Western University, AT1 program helps first year students in transitioning into university environment. With the student in mind and as part of the program, a learning coach (tutor) is assigned to each student who helps to ease the difficulties that come with the first year of university study. The learning coach helps with reading, writing, assignments etc.
There is also an academic advisor who helps the student with any questions they may have. No year is lost in going through this program and there is no extra fee involved. This is a normal first year of university program and students move on to the second year on completing the program. It does not include ESLI. It is a normal first year university study with some extra help program attached.