Student Study Load

  1. A normal student load is 12 to 17 credit hours.
  2. Full-Time Undergraduate students must be enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours in a fall semester, spring semester, or summer term to be considered a full-time student. Half-Time Undergraduate students must be enrolled for a minimum of 6 credit hours in a fall semester, spring semester, or summer term to be considered a half-time student.
  3. Students shall not carry 18 or more semester hours of work unless they have maintained an average of “B” (3.0) in a regular 15-hour load during the preceding semester. Permission to register for 18 hours or more should be obtained from the student’s academic adviser.
  4. Audit hours do not apply in counting hours for full time status.