Administrative Action on Prerequisites

Although it is the responsibility of students to drop classes, the University may withdraw students within the first three weeks from a course if they fail to meet the prerequisite(s) or other requirements as indicated in this Catalog. These prerequisites may include:

  • Completion of prior coursework.
  • Passing of qualifying examinations.
  • Class year standing.
  • Admission to or special requirements of special programs, such as honors or credential.
  • Completion of prior coursework with a required minimum credit.
  • Consent of instructor.

Such an administrative withdrawal may be initiated by the associate dean of the college, upon recommendation from the instructor or the department chair.