Make sure you have covered the content of any prerequisite classes listed in the course description. For any TU course with prerequisites, please submit descriptions of the relevant classes you have completed at home with your application.
Undergraduate students must enroll in a minimum of 12 units per semester and can take a maximum of 15 without incurring an overload surcharge fee. Most courses are worth 3 units each so students typically take 4 or 5 courses per semester.
Graduate students must enroll in 9 units per semester. An overload surcharge fee will be incurred for more than 9 units. Most courses are worth 3 units each so students typically take 3 courses per semester.
Changing your Course Schedule
You may change your schedule after arrival during the first week of the semester. This is called the drop/add (change of schedule) period.
If a course is already closed (full), you may go to the class on the first day and talk to the professor about adding the course. The instructor will determine whether to allow you to add the class.
Undergraduate students must carry at least 12 credits at all times in order to maintain their immigration status. Graduate students must carry at least 9 credits at all times in order to maintain their immigration status. Do not drop a course until you know whether you can add another course.
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