In 2019-20 the answer is: YES. The new Chemical Engineering Learning Commons (CMLC) opened in fall 2019 (room 310). The coordinator for 2019-20 is Jacob LeBarre (email@example.com). The CMLC is staffed Monday through Thursday 6-8pm for the weeks that classes are in session.
Yes. Please be prepared. Before your appointment, take a look at your transcript on Banweb. It is important that you know exactly what classes are on it.
Bring the following with you to your appointment:
- The flowchart with classes crossed off that you’ve already completed and are currently taking.
- A list of any classes on your transcript that you don’t know where they belong on the flowchart.
- A list of classes that you plan to take next semester and beyond, even if it is a rough draft. The semester planning worksheet will help with this.
- Anything we worked on during previous appointments.
- The folder containing advising handouts that you got during orientation or when you changed majors.
Success in your freshmen and sophomore science classes is critical to your continued success in the chemical engineering courses. It is our experience that the first step to being successful in our program (and in your chemical engineering career), is to get a C or better in the following key classes:
- Math (MA 1032, MA 1160/1161, MA 2160, MA 3160, MA 2320/2121/2330, and MA 3520/3521/3530/3560)
- Freshman Chemistry (CH 1150 and CH 1160)
- Physics (PH 2100 and PH 2200)
If you receive a CD or D in any of the math, chemistry, or physics classes listed above, we strongly encourage you to retake the class BEFORE continuing on in the next class in the sequence.