Students are not permitted to change majors after they have earned 90 units, unless the new major can be completed in less than 140 total units. Students changing majors after having earned 90 units are required to complete a new major contract before completing additional units beyond 90.
Students may declare and complete a second major only if they meet the following criteria:
This policy covers Independent & Directed Study and Senior/Master’s Thesis & Project courses in which the vast majority of learning will be the responsibility of the individual to seek out and acquire knowledge. The following course numbers are appropriate for these S-class courses:
199, 299, 399, 499, 599, 699, 799 Baccalaureate/Master’s Directed/Independent Study
490/690 Senior/Master’s thesis
492/692 Senior/Master’s Project
Supersedes P99-8, P97-6 and P96-4
LARGE ENROLLMENT READER FUND POLICY
SUBJECT: Policy on Disenrollment after Census
DISTRIBUTION: All Faculty, Staff, and Administrative Offices
The period during which students can withdraw from classes with a serious and compelling reason earning a “W” on their academic transcripts is limited to the fifth through tenth week of the semester.
PASSED – April 13, 2010 – Academic Senate
APPROVED – May 14, 2010 – President Richmond
Resolution on Transforming Two Interdisciplinary Studies (IS) Major Options (Ethnic Studies and Women’s Studies) into a new IS Major Option: Critical Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Resolved: That the Academic Senate of Humboldt State University recommends to the Provost that Curriculum Proposals 09-300 to 09-324 be approved in order to transform the existing Interdisciplinary Studies (IS) Major Options (Ethnic Studies and Women’s Studies) into a new IS Major Option: Critical Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.