Enrollment Status

Rate of pursuit (enrollment status) is calculated by dividing the credit hours being pursued by the number of credits considered full time (12 credits for undergraduates; 9 credits for graduates).
 

Chapter 33

To start Receiving Housing Allowance

Fall and Spring Semesters - Undergraduate

>7 Credit Hours To start receiving housing allowance

 

Fall and Spring Semesters - Graduate

>5 Credit Hours To start receiving housing allowance

 

Summer - 5 Week Term - Undergraduate

(just double each for the 10 week summer term)

4 Credits 100%
3 Credits 90%
2 Credits 60%
1 Credit No Housing Allowance
Graduates must be in at least 3 credits during any summer session to be considered full-time

 

All other Chapters 

Fall and Spring Semesters - Undergraduate

+12 Credit Hours Full Time Status
9-11 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status
6-8 Credit Hours 1/2 Time Status
1-5 Credit Hours less than 1/2 Time Status

 

Fall and Spring Semesters - Graduate

+9 Credit Hours Full Time Status
6 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status
3 Credit Hours 1/2 Time Status
1-2 Credit Hours Less than 1/2 Time Status

 

Summer - 5 Week Term - Undergraduate

+4 Credit Hours Full Time Status
3 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status
2 Credit Hours 1/2 Time Status
1-5 Credit Hours Less than 1/2 Time Status

 

Summer - 5 Week Term - Graduate

3+ Credit Hours  Full Time Status
1-2 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status

 

Summer - 10 Week Term - Undergraduate

+8 Credit Hours Full Time Status
6 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status
4 Credit Hours 1/2 Time Status
1-3 Credit Hours Less than 1/2 Time Status

 

Summer - 10 Week Term - Graduate

3+ Credit Hours  Full Time Status
1-2 Credit Hours 3/4 Time Status