MIT: Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyClass of 2017

Right Now This Term

This section provides you with information and advice on academics issues you need to be aware of right now in the term, such as: registration changes and fall pre-registration, declaring your major, preparing for finals, improving academic performance, managing stress, end of term processes and planning ahead. Read these pages carefully to know what to expect as the spring progresses.

Be sure to visit the First Year Academics section for information on exploring majors and DEX events, advanced standing exams, the freshman credit limit, first-year grading (including the release of fall hidden grades), descriptions of the General Institute Requirements (GIRs), and more.