Administrative Action on Prerequisites

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

  1. Completion of prior coursework.
  2. Passing of qualifying examinations.
  3. Class year standing.
  4. Admission to or special requirements of special programs, such as Honors or Credential.
  5. Completion of prior coursework with a required minimum credit.
  6. Consent of instructor.

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