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Students may register for second-year courses when they have completed 3.0 credits of first-year studio credits and 1.0 credits of first-year liberal studies. The 1.0 credits in liberal studies must include The Essay and the Argument, either ENGL 1B04 The Essay and the Argument: Mechanics or ENGL 1B05 The Essay and the Argument: ESL. 60% is a passing grade for The Essay and the Argument courses.

Students may not register for third-year level courses unless they have completed most second year and all first-year requirements. Further information can be found in the Academic Progression Policy 1030. For students admitted prior to 2008 please refer to Policy 1029.

Art students in good academic standing will have earned an average of 60% or higher after attempting 2.0 or more credits in an academic year. Students who attempt 2.0 or more credits in an academic year and earn an average below 60% will be placed on probation during their next academic year. For a full explanation of Academic Standing refer the link under Student Policies.


Please refer to the Dates & Deadlines  link for a list that includes all academic deadlines referring to registration, academic applications. This will include the deadline to hand in a Program Major Request form.


Important information from your Faculty, the Director of First Year Art, the Program Assistant for First Year Art and other staff from the university will be sent to your student email. As a First Year student it is important to make checking your student email part of your daily routine.


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