Peruse the Commonwealth curriculum and imagine what it will be like to be a student in our classrooms. Below you can preview the first year, explore graduation requirements, and browse an exceptional array of courses from each academic department. And you can get a sense of a typical day, week, and year at Commonwealth with sample student schedules and our academic calendar.
Preview how Commonwealth students progress through our rigorous curriculum in four years, taking five courses each year (including required arts).
Students come to Commonwealth from a variety of backgrounds, and our dedicated course work prepares them for their subsequent studies.
Commonwealth has helped me find more joy in learning than I had before, which overall helped me look for ways to enjoy things I might not have before, and I think that's a good way of looking at the world." Eliza '23
Sample Weekly Schedules
The typical Commonwealth schedule isn’t typical at all. Our students' many and varied interests pull them in myriad directions and keep our building humming with activity. Still, our sample schedules will give you a better sense of what your first years might look like at Commonwealth.