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200.9 - Extension of Time

University Group Policy #200.9

I.  Policy Statement

Course credits, including transfer credits, cannot be older than six years at the time of graduation. This policy is in place because of the university's interest in a degree being current when it is awarded. Graduate students may apply for an extension of time if their coursework will exceed the six-year limit at the time of graduation.

II.     Applicability

This policy applies to Winston-Salem State University students.

Responsible Division: Provost & Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs

Authority: Board of Trustees


  • Adopted: March 21, 2014