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Regulations regarding Leaves and Withdrawals

Stop-out

A student may be absent from the university ("stop-out") without filing for a leave of absence if the leave does not exceed the absences permitted in the table below.

Last Quarter Attended

1st Quarter Out

2nd Quarter Out

Must Attend

Absence Permitted

Winter

Spring

Summer

Fall

Spring

Summer

Fall

Winter

Summer

Fall

Winter

Spring

While an absence exceeding two consecutive quarters is normally considered an interruption in attendance, if the second of these quarters is spring the student will be considered to be in continuous attendance through the summer quarter, but must then enroll in the fall.

Last Quarter Attended

1st Quarter Out

2nd Quarter Out

 

Must Attend

Absence Permitted

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Fall

In the event a student expects their leave will extend beyond the stop-out quarters permitted, the student can petition for a Leave of Absence. A request for leave of absence must be filed prior to the period of absence. Retroactive leave requests will not be approved.