Policies, Forms, and Petitions

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ASSIST database for community college articulated courses

Proposed major appeal process

Proposed major standing

Pursuing a double major or major/minor

Grading Policy: A letter grade of C or better must be earned in a class that is required for a Baskin Engineering major.

  • Letter grades are required in all courses being applied to major requirements for all Baskin School of Engineering majors.
  • For Baskin Engineering minors, there are no additional restrictions on P/NP grading, beyond UCSC campus policy.
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Change of proposed major (must be logged in to Google with your UCSC account to access)

  • Newly admitted students: We are unable to change proposed majors for incoming first year students until mid-July.

Student record change form

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Petitions are only considered for current students. Incoming transfer students will have courses reviewed over the summer.

Petition for Course Substitution / Waiver of Policy / Approval to Take a Course Elsewhere

Individual studies

Major declaration appeal process

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Department-specific information

Computer Science and Engineering

Exit requirements for Bioengineering, Biomolecular Engineering and Bioinformatics Biotechnology, Electrical Engineering B.S., Robotics B.S.

Last modified: Apr 22, 2024