Learning at WPI: What's Special?

You probably have heard the following items several times. It takes time for you to get to know WPI and adjust yourself to the new environment.

  • Fast pace: Seven-week terms mean you cannot get behind. Many courses have three exams during the term. Missing class will hurt your grade.
  • Team work: Be able to work with other people. Develop personal and communication skills.
  • Projects: Learn how to integrate science, technology, social science and other knowledge to solve real-world problems.


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