Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Science (2017/2018)
7 Degree Regulations

Students must meet all regulations of the Faculty of Science in addition to those stated in the general regulations. For information concerning fees and charges, admission/readmission to the University, and general academic regulations (undergraduate), refer to UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS.

Upon meeting the qualifications for any of the programs of the Faculty of Science a student must apply by the appropriate deadline date to graduate on the prescribed "Application for Graduation " form. This form may be obtained on-line at the Memorial Self Service at Additional information is available from the Office of the Registrar.

7.1 Admission to the Department of Subject of Major

Admission to certain major programs within the Faculty is limited and competitive.

Admission to all major programs within the Faculty is upon formal application to the department of the subject of major after completion of the admission requirements.

Unless otherwise indicated by the Departmental Admission Regulations as published in the University Calendar under departmental regulations, students upon formal application by Change of Academic Program Form, are normally admitted to the department of major program upon successful completion of 30 credit hours which must include:

  1. 6 credit hours in English courses

  2. 6 credit hours in Mathematics courses

  3. 6 credit hours in courses from each of two Sciences other than Mathematics

Students seeking admission to departments with Departmental Admission Regulations as indicated above must apply for admission on the appropriate Departmental Application for Admission Form upon completion of the specified admission requirements.