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Undergraduate Petitions

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Course Repeat button

Requests to repeat a class for a third and final attempt at UMBC or elsewhere

Course Repeat
Petition Deadlines


Fall 2021 Semester
August 10, 2021

Summer/Winter Sessions
Deadline is three weeks prior to the start of the session.

Spring 2022 Semester
January 10, 2022

Graduation Requirements

Requests for an exception to graduation requirements related to the General Education Program and/or University Requirements. Requests for exceptions related to the major, minor, or certificate requirements must be directed to the specific academic department. Requests for an exception to participate in the undergraduate commencement ceremony may also be submitted here. All requests submitted via this petition form will be reviewed by the Graduation Petition Committee (GPC).

Grading Method button

Requests to change the grading method after the published deadline.

Late Add button

Requests to register for a course after the end of the schedule adjustment period.

Non-applicable Semester

Requests to declare a particular single semester as non-applicable.

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