Florida State University

Academic Affairs

College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

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Late Add to Graduation List
Form must be submitted with an academic progress check completed by an academic advisor during the semester intending to graduate showing that a student is on track to meet graduation requirements.

Declare a Double Major or Dual Degree with 90+ hours earned
Students who have earned more than 90 credit hours must receive approval from both advising and Deans’ offices to officially declare a double major or dual degree. COSSPP requires that students with a primary major in the college complete the double major/dual degree program of study form with advisors from both majors to outline all remaining graduation requirements before the petition will be considered.

Take a Course S/U Request
Students may request to take one elective course (not major, minor, General Education, or university graduation requirements) per semester on an S/U basis. Requests must be submitted before the end of the seventh week of the semester. Instructions on submitting the S/U request through Student Central are found on the Registrar’s website.

One-Time Late Drop Request
Students who have completed 60 or more hours of credit may request to drop any course with Dean’s permission between the end the of seventh and twelfth weeks of the semester one time in their academic career. Students must generate a drop form through their student account and submit it, along with the one-time late drop request form, to the Academic Dean’s office.

Course Overload Request
Students requesting to take more than 18 hours in Fall or Spring semesters or more than the maximum allowed per Summer term must submit a course overload request.

Major Change Form
To complete a major change, a student must first meet with an academic advisor and receive an updated progress check. That, along with the major change form, will be forwarded to the Dean’s office for processing by the advisor.

Degree in Three Program of Study
Students interested in the Degree in Three (Din3) program or who need an updated Din3 program of study must meet with an academic advisor, who will forward the Program of Study along with any needed updated progress checks to the Graduation & Planning Strategies office and/or the Academic Dean’s office.

Take Graduate Courses while an Undergraduate
Undergraduate students who wish to take graduate coursework must obtain instructor and department chair permission and submit their request to the Academic Dean’s office.

Campus Location Change Form
Students wishing to change campuses from Main (Tallahassee), Panama City, or Distance Learning need to complete and submit a campus change form to the Academic Dean’s office. Must first meet with an academic advisor to discuss impacts of campus change.