The catalog of the University is the document of authority for all students. Any academic unit may issue additional or more specific information that is consistent with approved policy. The information in the catalog supersedes that issued by any other unit if there is a conflict between the two. The University reserves the right to change the requirements given in the catalog at any time.
For help with catalog terminology, see the Glossary of Catalog Terminology for more information.
Course descriptions in University catalogs are correct at the time of publication. See the Course Schedule for more recent information about courses.
General Information 2020-2021 catalog, including the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Addendum, contains general information about the University, rules that affect all students, and descriptions of graduate and undergraduate courses. General Information should be used along with one of the other catalogs, since each student must know the rules given there and those in the catalog for his or her degree program.
A PDF of the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Addendum with supporting documents is available online in the General Information catalog archive.
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