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2016-2017 Drop Policy
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For Your UMSL Experience
Check your transfer courses against the Course Equivalencies in Transferology
Attend Transfer Student Orientation
Check your UMSL email account daily
Meet with your advisor at least once each semester
Learn the degree requirements for your major
Submit transcripts with final grades and associate degrees posted
See how your credits transferred and check your progress towards your degree (MyDegree)
Follow the developmental checklist for your “year”
Complete your Math Proficiency Test and enroll for Math requirement if you didn’t earn transfer credit
Enroll in First Year Writing if you didn’t earn transfer credit
Attend the Major/Minor Jam
Attend meetings for student organizations that interest you
Use the support services that can help you succeed inside and outside of your classes
Explore the degrees we offer
Visit the college advising offices to learn the benefits of different degrees
Once you choose a major, complete a major declaration form
reviewed and updated July 2016