Credit Hour Limitations

During the Registration Period:

Undergraduate students can register for a maximum of 19 credit hours including waitlisted courses. Certain programs may have lower limits. There is a maximum 15 credit hours for graduate students and 18 credit hours for law students. 

During the Final Drop/Add Period:

Beginning the Friday before the first day of classes, undergraduates are allowed to register for up to 21 credit hours, including waitlisted courses, except for the College of Engineering has an 19 credit hour limit.

MBA students: 

MBA students in their first year will be allowed to register for 15 credit hours.  After the first year, MBA students will be limited to 12 credit hours until open enrollment begins for the term.

Full-Time:

For undergraduate students, 12 credit hours is considered a full-time for financial aid and for enrollment verification purposes.

For enrollment verification purposes, information on full-time and part-time status for undergraduate and graduate students is found on the Enrollment Verification Grid

Announcements

Dear Student,

If you intend to graduate in May 2014, be sure to complete all the items below by the dates listed.

Do you need enrollment verification for Spring 2014? Good news! You can now obtain one without a trip to the Registrar’s office!

Welcome back! As classes start next week, remember the following dates for adding and dropping courses. Unless otherwise noted, all deadlines below end at 11:59 p.m. on the day listed.

Dear Student,

If you intend to graduate in December 2013, be sure to complete all the items below by the dates listed.

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