Course Is Under Review

The following flags are used on transfer courses to display further action that might need to be taken. Students should pay special attention to these flags, as CU Boulder may need additional information for review. Typically this information is submitted to the Admissions Transfer Credit Manager. For additional information, contact TCHelp@colorado.edu.

Student Action Needed

  • CD – The course applies as generic credit within the discipline, but a course description is needed for CORE/GEN ED review. The student needs to provide the course description from the time period when they completed the course​. 
  • ESY – The course applies as generic credit within the EDUC department, but a syllabus is needed for applicability review toward EDUC major requirements. If the student is pursuing an EDUC major, they need to provide the syllabus from the time period when they completed the course. 
  • PR – The course applies as generic credit within the discipline, but a portfolio is needed for review. The student needs to work with the department to arrange for the review.
  • SY – The course applies as generic credit within the discipline, but a syllabus is needed for CORE review. The student needs to provide the syllabus from the time period when they completed the course​. 
  • SYD – The course applies toward GEN ED requirements, but a syllabus is needed for diversity review. The student needs to provide the syllabus from the time period when they completed the course.
  • 8SY – The course applies as generic credit within the discipline, but a syllabus is needed for GEN ED review. The student needs to provide the syllabus from the time period when they completed the course.

No Student Action Needed

  • AA – Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree earned at Colorado CC.
  • BA – Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree earned at any institution.
  • ATY – Course applies toward College of Arts & Sciences activity hours.
  • FAL – Course was reviewed and will count as lower-division credit at CU Boulder based on its similarity to other CU courses at that level. Does not count toward upper-division hours.
  • LDV – Course was taught at the lower level and retains that academic level regardless of CU Boulder equivalent. Does not count toward upper-division hours.
  • MR – The course applies as generic music and needs to be reviewed for applicability. No further action is needed from the student at this time. 
  • NR – The course applies as generic credit within the discipline and needs to be reviewed for equivalent. No further action is needed from the student at this time. 
  • SR – Syllabus reviewed. Applicability and transferability decisions are final. No further action is needed from the student.
  • RC – The course transfers and does not apply toward CORE/General Education. Upon arrival to CU Boulder, the student can see their academic advisor for a review toward major requirements.
  • UDV – The course was taught at the upper level and retains the academic level regardless of CU Boulder equivalent. Does count in upper-division hours.
  • 8RC – The course transfers and does not apply toward General Education. Upon arrival to CU Boulder, the student should see their academic advisor for a review toward major requirements.

Course Has Been Applied to Requirements

The following flags are used on transfer courses to identify how they were applied to the student's degree requirements. No action is needed from the student.

Department Flag Description
CMCI Major 2CM Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Communication.
CMCI Major 2CW Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Creative Writing.
CMCI Major 2FM Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Film Studies.
CMCI Major 2LD Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Leadership.
CMCI Major 2PL Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Philisophy.
CMCI Major 2SO Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Sociology.
CMCI Major 2TC Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: TAM Critical Perspectives.
CMCI Major 2TF Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: TAM Focus Electives.
CMCI Major 2WG Course applied toward CMCI Secondary emphasis area: Women & Gender Studies.
A&S Gen Ed 8AL Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8AU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8DL Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities and Global Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8DU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities and Global Diversity upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8F Course applied toward Skill Acquisition: Foreign Language.
A&S Gen Ed 8FA Course applied toward Arts & Humanities only if Foreign Language is completed.
A&S Gen Ed 8GL Course applied toward Diversity Requirement: Global Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8GU Course applied toward Diversity Requirement: Global Diversity upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8HL Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities and US Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8HU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Arts and Humanities and US Diversity upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8LL Course applied toward Natural Science Lab Requirement: lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8LU Course applied toward Natural Science Lab Requirement: upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8ML Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Science and US Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8MU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Science and US Diversity upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8NL Course applied toward Natural Science Requirement: lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8NU Course applied toward Natural Science Requirement: upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8Q Course applied toward Skill Acquisition: Quantitative Reasoning and Mathematics.
A&S Gen Ed 8SL Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Sciences lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8SU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Sciences upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8UL Course applied toward Diversity Requirement: US Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8UU Course applied toward Diversity Requirement: US Diversity upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8WL Course applied toward Skill Acquisition: Written Communication lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8WU Course applied toward Skill Acquisition: Written Communication upper division.
A&S Gen Ed 8XL Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Science and Global Diversity lower division.
A&S Gen Ed 8XU Course applied toward Distribution Requirement: Social Science and Global Diversity upper division.
CMCI Major ADE Course applied toward Upper-Division Advertising Elective.
Colorado Statewide GT AH1 Arts and Expression (GT-AH1)
Colorado Statewide GT AH2 Literature and Humanities (GT-AH2)
Colorado Statewide GT AH3 Ways of Thinking (GT-AH3)
Colorado Statewide GT AH4 Foreign Languages (GT-AH4)
A&S Major AHE Course applied toward 3000/4000-level Art History hours.
A&S Major AHF Course applied toward Fine Arts Elective.
A&S Major AHU Course applied toward 4000-level Art History Elective.
A&S Major ANA Course applied toward Anthropology: Archaeology requirement.
A&S Major ANU Course applied toward Anthropology: Upper-Division Anthropology Elective.
A&S Major AS2 Course applied toward Asian Studies: Upper-Division Asia Social Science or Elective.
Study Abroad ASK Please contact the Study Abroad office for further information about course applicability (karstee.davis@colorado.edu).
Business Major BAE Course applied toward Business Elective – Accounting.
Business Major BAH Course applied toward Business Arts & Humanities.
Business Major BCE Course applied toward Business Elective – CESR.
Bus Gen Ed BDG Course applied toward Business Diversity – Global Perspective.
Business Major BDM Course applied toward Business Administrative Elective.
Bus Gen Ed BDU Course applied toward Business Diversity – US Perspective.
Business Major BEL Course applied toward Business Elective.
Business Major BFE Course applied toward Business Elective – Finance.
Business Major BGE Course applied toward Business Elective – Management.
Business Major BKE Course applied toward Business Elective – Marketing.
Bus Gen Ed BMA Course applied toward Business Math.
A&S Major BMS Course applied toward Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Sociology.
Bus Gen Ed BNS Course applied toward Business Natural Science.
Business Major BRE Course applied toward Business Elective – Real Estate.
Bus Gen Ed BWC Course applied toward Business Written Communication Lower.
A&S Major CAM Course applied toward International Affairs Geographic Areas Middle East/Africa Contemp History.
A&S Major CAS Course applied toward International Affairs Geographic Areas Asia Contemp History.
CMCI Gen Ed CCL Course applied toward CMCI Composition & Expression Lower.
CMCI Gen Ed CCP Course applied toward CMCI Computing.
CMCI Gen Ed CCU Course applied toward CMCI Composition & Expression Upper.
CMCI Gen Ed CDG Course applied toward CMCI Diversity & Global Cultures.
ENVS Major CE Course applied toward ENVS Climate/Energy Specialization.
A&S Major CEU Course applied toward International Affairs Geographic Areas Europe Contemp History.
CMCI Gen Ed CFL Course applied toward CMCI Foreign Language.
CMCI Gen Ed CHA Course applied toward CMCI Humanitites and the Arts.
A&S Major CHE Course applied toward Chinese: Chinese additional electives.
CMCI Gen Ed CHV Course applied toward CMCI Historical Views.
A&S Major CLA Course applied toward International Affairs Geographic Areas Latin America Contemp History.
CMCI Gen Ed CME Course applied toward Upper-Division Communication Elective.
A&S Major CMP Course applied toward Political Science: Comparative Politics.
CMCI Gen Ed CNL Course applied toward CMCI Natural World LAB.
CMCI Gen Ed CNW Course applied toward CMCI Natural World.
Colorado Statewide GT CO1 Intro Writing Course (GT-CO1)
Colorado Statewide GT CO2 Intermediate Writing Course (GT-CO2)
Colorado Statewide GT CO3 Advanced Writing Course (GT-CO3)
CMCI Gen Ed CPS Course applied toward CMCI People and Society.
CMCI Gen Ed CQT Course applied toward CMCI Quantitative Thinking.
A&S CORE CS Course applied toward Contemporary Societies.
A&S CORE CT Course applied toward Critical Thinking.
Education Gen Ed EAG Course applied toward Education: American Government.
A&S Major EBA Course applied toward Optional Elective outside of EBIO.
A&S Major EBL Course applied toward EBIO: Lab Elective.
Education Gen Ed EBS Course applied toward Education: Biological Science.
A&S Major EBU Course applied toward EBIO: 4000-Level Upper-Division EBIO Elective.
A&S Major EC3 Course applied toward Economics: 3000-Level Economics elective for minors.
A&S Major EC4 Course applied toward Economics: 4000-Level Upper-Division Economics elective.
A&S Major ECA Course applied toward Anthropology: Upper-Division Ethnographic Cultural Anthropology.
Education Gen Ed ECG Course applied toward Education: Cultural Geography.
Education Gen Ed EES Course applied toward Education: Ethics.
Education Gen Ed EFL Course applied toward Education: Foreign Language.
A&S Major EGL Course applied toward Upper-Division English Elective.
A&S Major EH Course applied toward History: European History.
Education Gen Ed ELA Course applied toward Education: Literature and Arts.
ENVS Major ENV Course applied toward ENVS audit "Additional Area hours."
Education Gen Ed EPH Course applied toward Education: Physical Science.
A&S Major EPO Course applied toward History: European History combined with Post-1800.
A&S Major EPR Course applied toward History: European History combined with Pre-1800.
Education Gen Ed EPS Course applied toward Education: Public Speaking.
Education Gen Ed EQR Course applied toward Education: Quantitative Reasoning and Mathematical Skills.
Education Gen Ed ESL Course applied toward Education: Science Lab.
A&S Major ETH Course applied toward Ethnic Studies: Upper-Division Ethnic Study electives.
Education Gen Ed EUS Course applied toward Education: US Historical Context.
ENVD/ENVS Major EVB Course applied toward Non-ENVD elective credit.
Education Gen Ed EWH Course applied toward Education: World Historical Context.
Education Gen Ed EWL Course applied toward Education: Lower-Division Written Communication.
Engineering Major EWR Course applied toward Engineering: Written Requirement.
Education Gen Ed EWU Course applied toward Education: Upper-Division Written Communication.
A&S Major FA1 Course applied toward International Affairs: Functional Area 1.
A&S Major FA2 Course applied toward International Affairs: Functional Area 2.
A&S Major FA3 Course applied toward International Affairs: Functional Area 3.
A&S Major FA4 Course applied toward International Affairs: Functional Area 4.
A&S CORE FL Course applied toward Foreign Language.
A&S Major FLM Course applied toward Film: Upper-Division Critical Studies Elective.
A&S PRE GT GA1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GA2 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GA3 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GA4 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GC1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GC2 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GC3 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S Major GEO Course applied toward Upper-division Geography Elective.
A&S PRE GT GH1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GM1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GN1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GN2 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GS1 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GS2 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S PRE GT GS3 Course applied toward A&S Degree.
A&S CORE HC Course applied toward Historical Content.
A&S CORE HD Course applied toward Human Diversity.
Colorado Statewide GT HI1 History (GT-HI1)
Engineering Major HSS Course applied toward Humanities and Social Science.
Business Major IBC Course applied toward Business Electives – Global Business Certificate.
Business Major IBN Course applied toward Non-Business Elective for Global Business Certificate.
A&S Major IFR Course applied toward International Affairs: French Language requirement.
A&S Major INR Course applied toward Political Science: International Relations.
A&S Major IPR Course applied toward International Affairs: Portuguese Language requirement.
CMCI Gen Ed ISD Course applied toward CMCI Information Science: Digital Landscape course.
A&S Major ISP Course applied toward International Affairs: Spanish Language requirement.
A&S CORE IV Course applied toward Ideals and Values.
CMCI Major JCE Course applied toward Journalism: Conceptual Upper-Division Elective.
CMCI Major JMP Course applied toward Journalism: Media Practice Upper Division.
CMCI Major JMT Course applied toward Journalism: Media Theory Upper Division.
CMCI Major JPE Course applied toward Japanese: Upper-Division Japanese Elective credits.
CMCI Major JUE Course applied toward Journalism: Upper-Division Elective.
A&S Major LAE Course applied toward Leadership Studies Minor: Application Electives.
A&S CORE LAL Course applied toward Literature and the Arts Lower Division.
A&S CORE LAU Course applied toward Literature and the Arts Upper Division.
A&S Major LCE Course applied toward Leadership Studies Minor: Context Electives.
A&S Major LFE Course applied toward Leadership Studies Minor: Foundation Electives.
Colorado Statewide GT MA1 Mathematics (GT-MA1)
Music Gen Ed MBS Course applied toward Music: Social Science.
Music Gen Ed MBU Course applied toward Music: United States.
Music Gen Ed MCS Course applied toward Music: Contemporary Societies.
CMCI Major MDE Course applied toward Upper-Division Media Design Electives.
Music Gen Ed MDG Course applied toward Music: Diversity – Global Perspective.
Music Gen Ed MDU Course applied toward Music: Diversity – US Perspective.
MAPS MEN Course applied toward English MAPS.
Music Gen Ed MFL Course applied toward Music: Foreign Language.
Music Gen Ed MHC Course applied toward Music: Historical Context.
Music Gen Ed MHD Course applied toward Music: Human Diversity.
Music Gen Ed MIV Course applied toward Music: Ideals and Values.
Music Gen Ed MLA Course applied toward Music: Literature and Arts.
MAPS MMA Course applied toward Mathematics MAPS.
MAPS MNC Course applied toward Chemistry MAPS.
MAPS MNL Course applied toward Natural Science Lab or Lab/Lecture MAPS.
MAPS MNN Course applied toward Natural Science MAPS.
MAPS MNP Course applied toward Physics MAPS.
Music Gen Ed MNS Course applied toward Music: Natural Science.
Music Gen Ed MQR Course applied toward Music: Qualitative Reasoning.
CMCI Major MSE Course applied toward Upper-Division Media Studies Electives.
MAPS MSG Course applied toward Geography MAPS.
MAPS MSS Course applied toward Social Science MAPS.
MAPS MSU Course applied toward Social Science: US Context MAPS.
MAPS MSW Course applied toward Social Science: World Context MAPS.
Music Gen Ed MWC Course applied toward Music: Written Communication.
A&S CORE NSL Course applied toward Natural Science Lab.
A&S CORE NSN Course applied toward Natural Science Non-Sequence.
A&S CORE NSS Course applied toward Natural Science Sequence.
ENVS Major NTR Course applied toward ENVS Natural Resources Specialization.
A&S Major PHE Course applied toward Public Health Certificate Electives.
CMCI Major PRE Course applied toward Upper-Division Public Relations Electives.
A&S Major PSY Course applied toward Psychology Upper-Division Psychology Elective.
A&S CORE QR Course applied toward Quantitative Reasoning and Math Skills.
A&S Major RAM Course applied toward International Affairs: Geographic Area – Middle East/Africa.
A&S Major RAS Course applied toward International Affairs: Geographic Area – Asia.
A&S Major REU Course applied toward International Affairs: Geographic Area – Europe.
A&S Major RLA Course applied toward International Affairs: Geographic Area – Latin America.
A&S Major RSE Course applied toward Religious Studies Elective credits.
A&S Major RUS Course applied toward Russian: Upper-Division Language.
Colorado Statewide GT SC1 Natural and Physical Sciences with Required Laboratory (GT-SC1).
Colorado Statewide GT SC2 Natural and Physical Sciences Lecture without Required Laboratory (GT-SC2).
ENVS Major SD Course applied toward ENVS Sustainable Development.
ENVS Major SDN Course applied toward ENVS Natural Resources and Sustainable Development Specialization.
A&S Major SOC Course applied toward Sociology: Upper-Division Sociology Elective.
A&S Major SP4 Course applied toward Spanish: 4000-Level Upper-Division Spanish Elective.
A&S Major SPA Course applied toward Spanish: SPPR-area course.
A&S Major SPE Course applied toward Spanish: Upper-Division Spanish Elective.
A&S Major SPF Course applied toward Spanish: Related Field.
A&S Major SPH Course applied toward Spanish: Hispanic Linguistics.
A&S Major SPL Course applied toward Spanish: 4000-Level Upper-Division Spanish Literature.
Colorado Statewide GT SS1 Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1)
Colorado Statewide GT SS2 Geography (GT-SS2)
Colorado Statewide GT SS3 Human Behavior, Culture or Social Frameworks (GT-SS3)
Engineering Major TAR Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Architectural.
Engineering Major TAS Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Aerospace.
A&S Major TCA Course applied toward Anthropology: Upper-Division Topical Cultural Anthropology.
Engineering Major TCB Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Chem and Bio.
Engineering Major TCH Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Chemical.
Engineering Major TCV Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Civil.
Engineering Major TEC Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Electrical & Computer.
Engineering Major TEG Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: General Tech.
Engineering Major TEP Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Engineering Physics.
Engineering Major TEV Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Environmental.
Engineering Major TME Course applied toward Engineering General Technical Elective: Mechanical.
A&S Major UHE Course applied toward History: 4000-Level Upper-Division History Elective.
A&S Major UPE Course applied toward Political Science: Upper-Division Political Science Elective.
A&S CORE US Course applied toward United States Context.
A&S CORE WCL Course applied toward Written Communication Lower Division.
A&S CORE WCU Course applied toward Written Communication Upper Division.
A&S Major WH Course applied toward History: World History.
A&S Major WPO Course applied toward History: World History combined with Post-1800.
A&S Major WPR Course applied toward History: World History combined with Pre-1800.