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Welcome to Sloan Innovation Period (SIP) Bidding

Fall 2016

Sloan Innovation Period (SIP)

October 24th through October 28th

 

Round I SIP Bidding will begin Monday, September 26th at 12pm and will close on Wednesday, September 28th at 12pm.

 

Use your 9-digit MIT ID as your login and password to access the bid system. Contact coursebid@sloan.mit.edu if you experience difficulty accessing your account.

 

See MySloan for a complete list of SIP workshops and descriptions.

Please find the Fall 2016 SIP Workshop schedule here.

To view a current SIP Audit: https://mysloan.mit.edu/student/Pages/sip-audit.aspx


 

SIP Bidding Schedule:

 

Round I

Opens 12pm-Monday, September 26

Closes 12pm-Wednesday, September 28

Round I results posted Friday, September 30

 

ADD/DROP

Opens 12pm-Friday, September 30

Closes 12pm-Thursday, October 13

Add/Drop Round results posted in real-time

 

Non-MBA students may attend a SIP workshop if there are available seats after bidding has closed. A list of classes with availability will be posted to Sloanbid after October 13.

 


 

First Year MBAs:

 

1.       You have 1000 bid point to spend on the following in Round I:

a.       One (1) unit of Ethics - two (2) workshops, each 0.5 units

b.      One (1) unit of Leadership - one workshop of 1.0 unit or two workshops of 0.5 units each.

2.       If there are more bids than seats available, enrollment will be determined by random lottery.

3.       If you do not get your first choice in round I, you will be able to add workshops during the Add/Drop round. The add/drop round is time sensitive!

 

Second Year MBAs:

 

1.       You have 1 bid point to select your preferred SIP Stream in Round I.

2.       If there are more bids than seats available, enrollment will be determined by random lottery.

3.       If you do not get your first choice in round I, you will be able to add a workshop during the Add/Drop round. The add/drop round is time sensitive!


Important Reminders:

 

1.       Waitlists will not be part of the SIP bidding process due to the brevity of the workshops.

2.       You will not receive partial credit for any workshops partially attended. You are expected to attend workshops in their entirety in order to gain credit for the course.

3.       The bid system will allow you to bid on workshops with conflicting schedules.