Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Handbook

Understanding Your Degree

Who’s responsible for making sure that I have the credits I need to graduate?

You! Students bear the primary responsibility for ensuring that their academic coursework meets the requirements of their degree. The explanations and courses on the following pages provide a basic guide for most students under most circumstances.

This doesn’t mean you’re alone. You have these resources to help you:

  • Your academic advisor
  • Peer advisors (academic and international)
  • Other advisors on our team
  • John Luther (career search)
  • Sandra Wiley (international study)
  • Jennifer Metsker (writing)
  • Karen Henry (Stamps psychologist)
  • The online Advisement Report (aka Degree Audit)
  • This handbook