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Resource Checklists by Year

Use these yearly checklists as a guide to enhance your experience at the Russ College. Supplemental summer study is also a great option if you need to catch up, or if you want to get ahead along the way.


  • Advising week for next term — see your advisor to schedule classes for next semester
  • Remember, the end of the tenth week is the last day to drop a class
  • Undecided students must choose a major by the end of the first year, so look out for the fall semester Majors Fair
  • Determine housing for next year
  • Get involved in a student org
  • Take advantage of Supplemental Instruction for the classes you’re in
  • Register for an internship
  • Take a class at home over the summer
  • Stay healthy — Hudson Health Center; Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Changing majors? See the Russ College Office of Student Records
  • Apply to renew or get a scholarship.
  • Hang out in the Academic & Research Center



  • Do an internship or co-op
  • Get involved - peer mentor, join honor societies, Robe Leadership Institute, Engineering Ambassadors
  • Think about recommendations you might need for job applications or graduate school.
  • Get fired up about Senior Design!
  • Undergraduate research
  • Start thinking about senior year and what you want to do by the time you leave


Additional Resources

Here are some frequently used resources that you’ll want to have handy while you’re a student at the Russ College.