Request to Enroll in More Than 20 Units [Web Form].

Use this petition to increase the amount of enrolled units to be over 20 for the quarter. *If approved, your request will be processed within the next 72 hours.  You can try to enroll at that time.  We will be notifying you about your status.*

General Petition [Web Form]

Use this petition to waive or substitute course work or breadth requirements; petition UCI courses towards a major/minor; waive the UCI residency requirement (take courses within your last 36 units before graduation); or request any general exceptions. Complete the fields on the form and click on the 'submit' button. Notification of decision is sent via e-mail. *Please note that this process takes 6-8 weeks.*

Course Waiver Petition [Download/Print Form]

Use this petition to waive coursework from another college or institution towards a Social Ecology major or minor (i.e., CLS, PSB, SE, US) or for UCI General Education requirements. Equivalency is determined by transferability to UCI and by review of course materials by the appropriate faculty/department of the course you are waiving. Use your browser's print function to print the form. Then fill out the form, attach the appropriate material(s) for review (i.e., course syllabus, assignments), and submit to the Office of Student Services in 102 Social Ecology I. Notification of decision is sent via e-mail. *Please note that this process takes 6-10 weeks.*

Request for Use of SE 199 for Upper-Division Major Credit [Web Form]

Use this form to petition a Social Ecology 199 (Special Studies) course towards upper-division major credit. Criteria for submitting this petition include: 1) class must be taken for a grade; 2) class required a written paper; and 3) class was instructed by a Social Ecology faculty (not lecturer). A maximum of two SE 199 courses may count towards upper-division major credit. Complete ALL the information on the form, click on the "I agree and submit this form" button, print the form, obtain faculty signature, and return to the Office of Student Services in 102 Social Ecology I. Notification of decision is sent via e-mail after the printed form is received in our office.

Request for Use of SE H190 for Upper-Division Major Credit [Web Form]

Use this form to petition H190 (Honors Research in Social Ecology) towards upper-division major credit. Criteria for submitting this petition include 1) class must be taken for a grade; 2) class required a written paper (e.g., term paper, formal research presentation at an academic research conference or at UROP); and 3) sponsoring faculty is a Social Ecology faculty in the area the student is petitioning. Submit one web form per H190. Only H190A and H190W may be petitioned to count for upper-division credit. Complete ALL the information on the form, click on the "I agree and submit this form" button, print the form, obtain faculty signature, and return to the Office of Student Services in 102 Social Ecology I. Notification of decision is sent via e-mail after the form is received in our office.