The normal academic load for undergraduate students is 16 hours per semester. The maximum load is 19 hours. Undergraduate students may be allowed by the dean or director of their academic unit to exceed 19 hours. Students requesting an overload in excess of 19 hours should have a 3.25 (A = 4.0) grade-point average or above for the preceding term. The normal summer academic load is 12 hours and the maximum load is 15 hours.
Students on academic probation may not take more than 12 hours without approval of the adviser. Students employed full-time should not register for more than 6 hours.
Approved by Chancellor effective 1/9/92
This policy was issued on February 1, 1996, replacing the October 1, 1993 version.
Document Reference: 1I3
Origin: CC 6-77/78; GC #12/3; CC 17-91/92; CC 15-91/92