Should I switch to semester curriculum?
Who will be automatically switched to semester curriculum?
- Automatic switch will apply ONLY to 2017 Freshman in these majors:
- Environmental Biology
- All other majors and years will have the option to switch. Please follow the advice below to make your decision.
Should I stay on quarters or switch to semesters?
Stay on quarter curriculum IF:
- You plan on graduating by Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, or Fall 2020.
- You have completed BIO 211/L
- You have taken core courses towards your Option
- You have approved petitions
- You want to keep the Option in your diploma
Switching to semesters IF:
- You plan on graduating after 2021
- You have not started courses beyond the BIO series
- You do not have approved petitions
Warning! IF you switch,
- You will have to re-do ALL your petitions
- DPR will be ‘red’ & may take months to fix