Enrollment Status

To define enrollment status for financial aid and other purposes


Full-time status is determined by the number of credit hours on record for the student.

 

 

Semester

Summer Session

Full time

3/4 time

1/2 time

<1/2 
time

Full time

3/4 time

1/2
time

<1/2 time

Professional/ Undergraduate

12+

9-11

6-8

1-5

9+

6-8

4-5

1-3

Graduate

9+

6-8

4-5

1-3

6+

4-5

3

1-2

College Independent Study courses are not used to determine full-time status.

Regarding summer full-time status information for Financial Aid purposes, please contact the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid, 472-2030.

 

With the approval of the Dean of Graduate Studies, students in the final semester of a masters degree program (Option I only) or candidates for doctoral degrees registered for less than the credit hours required for a full program may be granted full-time status if they are not employed more than twenty hours per week (half-time).