Office of the Registrar

Credit Load

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Students may enroll for no more than seventeen (17) credits per semester including summer. After the first semester, however, students may ask to take additional course credits under the following conditions:

  • the student's overall grade point average is 3.0 (or above)
  • the grade point average for the previous semester is 3.5 or higher and includes at least 15 credits
  • the permission for Credit Overload form is completed and approved by the Office of Undergraduate Studies

Graduate Students

Graduate Students may enroll for no more than fifteen (15) credits. Students wishing to enroll in more than 15 credits must have written permission from their Graduate Program Director. The program director must also notify the Registrar’s Office if permission is granted.