University Regulations

3 Residence Requirements

3.1 General Information
3.2 First Degree
3.3 Second Degree



3.1 General Information

3.1.1 Residence requirements are met by attendance at classes on a campus and/or by the number of credit hours completed at this University.

3.2 First Degree

3.2.1 For a first bachelor's degree students shall have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours through attendance at classes on the campus of a recognized university or university college. Distance education courses may be used to satisfy the requirements of this clause only for the degrees of Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Bachelor of Maritime Studies, Bachelor of Nursing (Post-RN) and Bachelor of Technology.

3.2.2 Students shall complete at this University the last 30 credit hours required for the degree. There are exceptions to this requirement as follows:

3.2.3 Students who have taken courses in the subject of their major at another university are required to complete at least 12 credit hours in that subject at this University.

3.3 Second Degree

A student who has already completed a bachelor's degree may undertake a second bachelor's degree, but not in the same major, subject to the condition outlined below:

3.3.1 Every student for a second bachelor's degree shall complete at least 30 credit hours at this University beyond those required for the first degree. These credit hours must be applicable to the degree sought. Students who have completed a first degree at this University may be permitted to take at another university up to 6 of the 30 credit hours required in this clause.


Last modified on May 21, 2002 by MaryJane Puxley

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