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Graduating Student Policy
Name of Policy
Graduating Student Policy
Policy Number
II-B.22
Owners
Academic Affairs
Original Policy Date
03/12/2015
Cosigners
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Last Revised Date
06/03/2018
Other Related Regulatory Rules Laws & Policies Next Scheduled review Date
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Associated Procedures & Forms (Attachments)
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Versioning
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Cycle of Reviews
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Purpose

This policy governs the conditions for students graduating in their last semester.


Statement

Students in their final semester (or have an internship in the next semester) are allowed to register for courses as follows.

Graduating Student Policy

  1. A graduating full-time student in his/her last semester (or only has an internship in the next semester) is eligible to register up to 22 credit hours during the same semester if his CGPA is between 2.5 and 3.24. A graduating full-time student with a CGPA of 3.25 and above is eligible to register 24 credit hours.
  2. A graduating part-time student in his/her last semester (or only an internship in the next semester) with a CGPA of 2.5 and above is eligible to register up to 15 credit hours.
  3. Any graduating student in his/her last semester (or only an internship in the next semester) is eligible to register in all the remaining courses concurrently with its pre-requisite with approval of the Chair and Dean of the department.
  4. In the summer semester, students are typically allowed to register up to 9 credit hours. A graduating student can increase his/her credit hours to 14 according to the Dean’s signature. The above changes will take effect on or before the Add and Drop period.