Before you choose your courses, think about the academic disciplines you are interested in pursuing. In your first year, you will not have a major, and we encourage you to take advantage of this time to try out different subjects and figure out what is right for you. However, it would be helpful for your academic planning if you review majors requirements and start to think about possible majors.?
Online Academic Advising Module
The Online Academic Advising Module contains information about course planning, registration procedures, and policies. Complete the online module by?Wednesday, August 11, 12 pm, Shanghai Time. Course registration for all Class of 2025 students will start on?Monday, August 16 at 9 am Eastern Standard Time / 9 pm Shanghai Time.?
Academic Group Advising Sessions
During the weeks of August 2 and August 9, the Academic Advising Office will host several?online Zoom group advising sessions?during which you can discuss all your academic questions. There is no need to sign up in advance. You can join?one or more sessions?via the Zoom tab?in the?Class of 2025 Summer Module.?All sessions will cover identical content.
Sample Course Schedule for Majors Besides Natural Science
This typical course schedule is for students who wish to pursue?humanities, global China studies, economics, social science, interactive media arts, interactive media and business, mathematics, honors mathematics, business, computer science, computer systems engineering, data science, and electrical and systems engineering.
Sample Course Schedule for Intended Natural Science Majors
This typical course schedule is for students who wish to pursue?biology, chemistry, neural science, or?physics.