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It's quite beneficial to come into your freshman year with credits already earned - so do take those AP/ IB courses or any CLEP exams. They make a difference, and help you get out of the general education requirements! Also, don't be afraid to experiment your first semester if you're still unsure what you want to do. There is a freshmen forgiveness policy that does not count a class with a C- or below as part of your GPA and you are allowed to retake the class for credit if you wish.» Read More
Be sure to carefully review the course catalogue before choosing your classes, as it is absolutely wonderful in laying out recommended courses for different majors or course directions. Something that is really awesome about AU is that it is ridiculously easy to switch between majors and schools here, so make sure that all of your GenEDs fit many different requirements for different majors if your not exactly sure what you want to study yet. Also, the unlimited meal plan is completely unnecessary and way to expensive. You'll be just fine with a 150 meal plan (don't worry, thats what I have, and I eat a lot!).» Read More