How To and FAQs

As part of our commitment to translate academic policy we have developed this site to guide your success at UC Santa Cruz


Guide: Take Courses at Community College

 

Are you considering completing coursework at your local Community College this summer or during your time away? Take a look at this guide on how to find classes, get enrolled, apply for financial aid, and finalize transferring in your credit. Please make sure you thoroughly review any Important Notices presented at the beginning of this guide.

FAQ: Things to Know When Withdrawing from a Class

 

Are you considering withdrawing from a class this quarter? Use this FAQ to learn more information on taking a 'W' grade for a course, any financial implications, and UC Santa Cruz's Triple Take Policy. Please make sure you thoroughly review any Important Notices presented at the beginning of this guide.

Guide: How to Troubleshoot IGETC Issues

 

Are you a Transfer Student? Did you complete the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) at your community college? If you believe so, this may help satisfy outstanding general education (GE) requirements at UC Santa Cruz. Please make sure you review any Important Notices presented at the beginning of this guide.


Know the Difference: Graduation vs. Commencement

 

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Guide: How to Petition to Waive 2 Credits MAX for Graduation

 

Are you a graduating senior who is 2 credits short from reaching the 180 credit requirement? This is a guide on how to submit an appeal to the Committee on Courses of Instruction (CCI) to have your last 2 credits waived, in order to graduate. Please make sure you review any Important Notices presented at the beginning of this guide.

More Coming Soon...

 

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