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PPR2.3 REGISTRATION/ENROLLMENT REGULATION

PPR2.3.1 The confirmation of classes is a student’s selection of courses to be pursued in any term. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.2 Each term, students are required to register and enroll by the date set by the campus. Selection of courses must be approved by the academic advisor if this is required by the School. Students who do not attend the first class meeting may be dropped from the course. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.3 A student is expected to make regular progress toward the degree. For undergraduate students, enrollment in less than 12 units must have the approval of the Chair of the student’s program. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.4 Any addition that would increase the student's academic load to more than 20 units must also be approved by the student's academic advisor. An undergraduate student on probation may not enroll in more than 17 units without the consent of the student's academic advisor. An undergraduate who is subject to dismissal may not enroll in more than 15 units without the consent of the student's academic advisor. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.5 After on-line enrollment in classes is closed, students may request changes in courses by formal petition. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.6 A student may add a course up to the end of the second full week of instruction. Courses may be added until the end of the third week of instruction with the consent of the instructor and academic advisor. No course may be added after third week without approval of the Chair of the student's program (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.7.1 A student may drop a course without prior approval no later than the end of the second full week of instruction. From the third through the sixth full week of instruction, a course may be dropped with the approval of the academic advisor. No course may be dropped after week 6 without approval of the Chair of the student's program. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.7.2 Any withdrawal which would reduce the undergraduate student's academic load to less than 12 units must be approved by the chair of the student's program. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.7.3 In the School of Public Policy, instructors can enforce policies in which students may be required to forfeit their seats in particular courses by removing students' names from the roster after the first full week of classes and up to the end of the second full week of instruction if students do not meet attendance requirements approved by the Executive Committee of the School of Public Policy, hereafter referred to as Executive Committee, or course syllabi. A student who is removed from a course roster for not meeting attendance requirements will not be allowed to continue in that course and will receive an "F" or an "NC" unless the student formally drops the class. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.7.4 A course dropped after the end of the second full week of instruction will remain as a permanent transcript entry showing course number and title, with a transcript symbol of W, signifying withdrawal, entered in the grade column. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.8 With approval of the Chair of the student's program, students may withdraw from the University up until the last day of instruction. (En 4 Dec 2018)

PPR2.3.9 Any changes in a student's schedule of classes not covered by the above regulations must have the approval of the Chair of the student's program. (En 4 Dec 2018)


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