Credit Load

Maximum number of units/credits (Overload)

An undergraduate student's academic standing determines the maximum number of units in which he/she may enroll. Students admitted on academicprobation or students with less than a 2.00 cumulative grade point average may enroll for a maximum of 15 units. New freshmen with both a high school percentile rank and an ACT or SAT score below the 50 percentile are limited to 15 units. Students with a 2.00 cumulative grade point average or above may register for a maximum of 18 units.

Exceptions require approval of dean of the student's major.


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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550

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