Finding your way in the world of academia
Coming to the University is like entering another world. Exciting things going on, new concepts and new ways of getting things done.
We want to make the transition as straightforward as possible, that's why we built this section to help acclimate you to the University. Here we are going to lay out the basics of being at the University, including important terms and how to get things done.
Basically, a degree is a collection of classes that satisfies all the requirements of the university and degree program.
What is a Degree?
The general catalog contains all the official policies of the University. It's also a huge document, so check in here to learn more.
After you've been at the University, registering will be natural. But for your first time, we've created a beginner's guide for registering for your classes.
Credits, majors, prerequisites.... There are a lot of terms at a university you may not be familiar with.
The University is big. Use this cheat sheet to help you get done what you need to get done.
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