Academic and Registration Information
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"When picking classes, take one class you need to take, one class you want to take, and one you never thought you would take." -Bryce Gray '11
- The liberal arts philosophy and how it will guide your studies at Carleton.
- Many departments provide information to help first-year students navigate their curriculum. Look here for links to specific departments' websites and check their "Guide for New Students."
- An overview of the course registration process, from Argument and Inquiry seminar pre-registration through your arrival on campus.
- Detailed registration information and instructions for new students
- Placement information for language, math, music, and chemistry.
- FOCUS (“FOcusing on CUltivating Scientists”) is a program that supports a cohort of first-year students through their entry into the study of math/science.
- An introduction to the languages offered at Carleton.
- Things to keep in mind when deciding what courses to select for your first term.
- Get help navigating the options for the your Fall term registration.
- Frequently asked questions about Carleton academic life.
- Graduation requirements and academic program information from the Academic Catalog.