We are currently not approving Audit Petitions for fall 2022. In accordance with Education Code 76370, an eligible student may petition to audit a course AFTER the Late Registration/Add Drop period. Auditing is on a space available basis and requires the instructor’s permission. Instructors have no obligation to grade assignments of students auditing a course.
Request a change of major. If you receive financial aid, you must declare a major—you cannot be undeclared. If you change your major after you receive your financial aid, you may be required to repay your financial aid. Visit Graduation Preparation for more information. For help, contact Counseling.
Provides proof of enrollment for insurance, housing, etc. Fill out the Enrollment Verification request form and submit it to Admissions and Records. You can pick up your enrollment verification at Admissions and Records. Allow three days for processing. Any forms not picked up within 60 days will be destroyed. We will mail your verification when it is complete if you provide a large, self-addressed stamped envelope.
Learn about our Excused Withdraw options and the financial aid and academic implications, so you can make an informed decision before submitting an Excused Withdraw Petition.
Students can request to meet prerequisites and corequisites through:
Substitute or waiver: If a prerequisite/corequisite for a course has not been offered for two consecutive semesters, students may petition to use a substitute course as the prerequisite/corequisite waived.
Appeal based on knowledge or skill: Students may appeal a prerequisite/corequisite because they feel the they have the knowledge or skills to succeed in the course despite not meeting the prerequisite/corequisite. Students will be required to document or demonstrate this knowledge or skill.
Complaint of unlawful discrimination: Students may appeal a prerequisite if they feel it is being applied in a discriminatory manner.
The college may release directory information to military recruiters and the media. You can restrict this by request. Your directory information includes:
Date and place of birth
Participation in officially recognized activities and sports
Weight and height of athletic team members
Dates of attendance
Degrees and awards received and most recent previous school attended
Students who do not wish this information to be released must submit a General Student Petition by marking “Other” and noting that it is a Request for Confidentiality. It is preferred that students submit the formduring the first two weeks of the semester or the first three days of summer session.
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