Common questions from new-to-CSE students



As an new incoming student, we know you probably have many questions about your upcoming experience in CSE. We answer many common questions here for you.

AP and IB scores - What do I need to know before orientation?

Summer is coming soon, and we're thinking about orientation! If you have taken (or plan on taking) AP or IB exams to earn credit toward degree requirements, there are some important things to keep in mind. Your CSE Academic Advising team has all the information you need to know.

Everything you need to know about placement testing and learning modules for placement

Orientation will be here soon! Before you come to campus, the CSE Academic Advising team wants to remind you to have your placement exams and learning modules for placement completed. We've provided answers to the most commonly asked questions about these items here. 

The basics on student records and privacy

It's common for your communities of care to be curious about how you’re doing in college. After all, they are your biggest cheerleaders, and they can be extremely helpful as you transition to the University. Some of you may feel comfortable sharing detailed information about how you’re doing academically, while others may not. It’s a very individual decision, and you’re in the driver’s seat.

How to find courses that fulfill lib eds requirements

Wondering how you find classes that fulfill your remaining liberal education requirements?

Important things to know before repeating a course

 

If you earned any grade lower than a C- in a course, adjustments might need to be made to your upcoming semester schedule. Find out what steps you need to take to repeat a course.