MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
For Associate Advisors
The First Year at MIT

Advising Right Now: Helping Freshmen Choose Majors

As freshmen decide their major, you will receive more questions about the best way to pick a major. Your initiative at this time in the year can help alleviate their stress.

Every freshman is expected to have declared either a major or declared him/herself to be an Undesignated Sophomore. Advice is available on the Class of 2020 site and details on the Course Selection Form and associated major selection deadline will become available later in the spring semester.

Helping Advisees with the Decision