University Regulations

D. CLASSIFICATION OF STUDENTS

1.a) Full-time Students: (i) Students who have been duly admitted to this University and who are duly registered for the duration of any semester or session in at least nine credit hours or the equivalent are termed Full-time Students. For the Spring Semester (including Intersession and Summer Session), students who register for a total of at least nine credit hours, whether they be session courses or semester courses, such that the student is taking at least one course at any time during the twelve-week semester, will be deemed Full-time Students.

(ii) Students who have been admitted to any of the co-operative education programmes and who are registered for the duration of any semester in the required work term are termed Full-time Students.

Notwithstanding the above, provided he or she has been duly admitted to the University, the President of the Council of the Students' Union shall be deemed, for the purpose of membership on University committees and the Board of Regents, to be a Full-time Student during his or her tenure, to a maximum of one term, as President of the Union.

iii) Students who have been admitted to the School of Pharmacy and who are registered for the duration of any semester in the required studentship are deemed Full-time Students.

b) Part-Time Students: Students who have been duly admitted to the University and who are registered for fewer than 9 credit hours or the equivalent in any semester or session are termed Part-time Students.

2.a) First-Year Students: Students who have earned fewer than eighteen credit hours.

b) Second-Year Students: Students who have earned not fewer than eighteen credit hours.

c) Third-Year Students: Students who have earned not fewer than forty-eight credit hours.

d) Fourth-Year Students: Students who have earned not fewer than seventy-eight credit hours.

e) Fifth-Year Students: Students who have earned not fewer than one hundred and eight credit hours.


Last modified on October 8, 1997 by MaryJane Puxley

Up to Calendar Table of Contents

Back to Registrar's Office Home Page