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Course Level Transfer

Policy
Purpose: 

To define the level (freshman/sophomore or junior/senior) of credit awarded for advanced standing credits transferred to the University of Kansas.

Applies to: 

All undergraduate students

Campus: 
Lawrence
Edwards
Parsons
Juniper Gardens
Yoder
Medical Center, Kansas City
Wichita
Salina
Topeka
Policy Statement: 

Lower division courses typically taken during the first half of a baccalaureate degree program (courses numbered 100-299 at KU) and upper division courses usually associated with the last half of a baccalaureate degree program (courses numbered 300 and above at KU) may be matched to an equivalent course at KU for content, but will be awarded the level of credit as defined by the competency level at the originating institution.

Contact: 

Lisa Beck
Associate Director of Operations
Office of Admissions
KU Visitor Center
785-864-5136
lisabeck@ku.edu

Approved by: 
VP for Enrollment Management
Approved on: 
Friday, April 15, 2016
Effective on: 
Friday, April 15, 2016
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)
Keywords: 
Course, Transfer
Review, Approval & Change History: 

04/15/2016: Prior to final approval, this policy was developed by the Office of Admissions and reviewed by the Transfer Articulation Policy Council.

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