GSI: Graduation Success Initiative

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions


What is Graduation Success Initiative (GSI)? video

The Graduation Success Initiative (GSI) is an extensive, university-wide set of innovations dedicated to helping FIU's undergraduate students to succeed academically. GSI includes a suite of technological tools which help students and advisors stay connected and know where the students are going, how to get there, and whether or not the students are on the right track.

MyMajorMatch

What is it? video

The MyMajorMatch tool matches your interest with FIU majors, giving you an opportunity to explore career paths that you might have never considered. For more information click here.

How do I access it?

Log into my.fiu.edu with your Panther ID and My Accounts Password, then go to your Student Center and click the "MyMajorMatch" link under the "Admissions" section for new applicants or under the "Academics" section for current, degree seeking undergraduate students.

Who has access to it?

MyMajorMatch is only available to applicants and current degree-seeking undergraduate students. If you are a degree-seeking undergraduate student and do not have access please email advisingtech@fiu.edu.

MyMajor

What is it?

MyMajor provides in-depth information on all FIU Undergraduate majors, including: admissions criteria, career opportunities, and the departments' contact information. For more information click here.

How do I access it?

To access MyMajor, visit: MyMajor.fiu.edu.

What are Major Maps? video

Major Maps are programs of study designed to help you graduate in a timely manner. Major Maps are divided by semester and contain courses required, notes, and critical markers.

I was admitted before Fall 2012, are the Major Maps applicable to me?

Although the Major Maps were designed specifically using Fall 2012 catalog requirements, they are helpful to many admittance years with some tailoring to your specific catalog requirements. Please consult your advisor on your specific curriculum in relation to the Major Maps.

Do I need to follow the 2-year Transfer or 4-year Freshman Major Map if I am a part-time student?

Although there is not a Major Map designed for part-time students, the existing major maps are helpful guides to graduate in a timely matter. You and your advisor can work together to organize a major map tailored specifically to you.

What is the difference between a 2-year Transfer and a 4-year Freshman Major Map?

The 4-year Freshman Major Map is for students entering FIU as a freshman or has less than 30 credit hours. The 2-year Transfer Major Map is for students who transferred to FIU with more than 60 credit hours.

Who can use Major Maps?

Major Maps are available for students admitted in summer 2012 onward.

Do I need to follow the 2-year Transfer or 4-year Freshman Major Map if I am a part-time student?

No. If you are a part-time student your academic advisor will provide you with a Major Map tailored for part-time students.

My_eAdvisor

What is it? video

My_eAdvisor provides you and your advisor with immediate feedback with regard to your progress on interactive Major Maps. For more information, click here.

When will it be available?

My_eAdvisor will be available via my.fiu.edu in the upcoming months. For more information click here.

How do I access it?

Log into my.fiu.edu with your Panther ID and My Accounts Password.

Panther Degree Audit (PDA)

What is it? video

PDA stands for Panther Degree Audit. It is an automated degree audit that monitors your progress, keeping track of what requirements you have fulfilled, and what requirements you still have to complete.

How do I access it?

Log into my.fiu.edu with your Panther ID and My Accounts Password, then go to your Student Center and under the “Academics” drop down menu, select “Panther Degree Audit” For more detailed information and PDA tutorials click here.

General

How can I log into my.fiu.edu?

Your login is your Panther ID and My Accounts password. If you cannot login, click here.


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