Links and Tools
Listed below are links to the websites and online tools that support your academic progress and will help you achieve your academic goals.
General Academic Links and Tools
TigerHub – Student Course Online Registration Engine, the place where can update your personal information, register for the academic year, and add, drop, and swap courses.
Blackboard – Individual course web sites.
Academic Departments at Princeton
Office of the Dean of the College Academic Information – a succinct overview of undergraduate regulations, degree requirements, placement and standing, all of which can be found in more detail in the Undergraduate Announcement (see above).
Rights, Rules, and Responsibilities – a guide to policies of conduct affecting all members of the University.
Academic Integrity at Princeton – a philosophy statement and detailed guide to avoiding problems.
Class-Specific Information and Support
Freshman Academic Guide
Writing Program and Seminars
Major Choices Publications
Major Choices Website
Writing a J.P.
The Thesis: Quintessentially Princeton
Senior Thesis Writing Groups
Archive of Senior Theses
Thesis Formatting Guidelines
Special Academic Opportunities and Funding
Funding for Academic Projects and Activities
Fellowship and Scholarship Information – Information on the range of grants available to students, including postgraduate fellowships such as the Rhodes, Marshall, and Fulbright.
Information on Getting Academic Help ASAP!
The McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning( http://www.princeton.edu/mcgraw/us/ ) provides a gateway for the various academic support resources available on campus, including workshops on academic skills, learning strategies consultations, and group and individual peer tutoring in introductory math and science courses.
“The Student Activities Funding Engine (SAFE) http://www.princeton.edu/studentfunding/
is a one-stop source of information about all University funding available for a wide variety of undergraduate academic, extra-curricular and co-curricular activities and projects. As of spring 2013, all funding applications for summer study abroad, senior thesis research, internships, junior project research, independent work and undergraduate conference travel must be submitted through SAFE . Applications for funding in support of student group activities on and off campus will be processed through SAFE beginning in spring 2014.”
Some highlights from this gateway include: