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Undergrad Students Frequently Asked Questions
How does my transfer coursework apply to my degree?
You must provide transcripts from prior colleges as part of your application to SCPS. Initially, the DePaul registrar evaluates your prior courses and applies them to SCPS degree requirements. Any classes not assigned are reviewed by your advisor after completing LL250 Foundations of Adult Learning. See Transfer Coursework for more information.
How do I apply to graduate?
You can graduate from DePaul in any quarter. A Commencement ceremony celebrating all graduates from the previous school year is held once a year in June. You must apply for graduation, using the Student Center in Campus Connect, to have your degree conferred in the quarter when you finish your coursework at DePaul. Every quarter has a separate graduation application deadline. You will be notified by email if you are eligible to apply. See more graduation information.
How do I meet my instructor in an online course?
The week before a quarter begins is called Preview Week for SCPS online courses. During this time, you are able to login to the course website and get an overview. Your instructor will contact you by email during this time. Please email your instructor if you register for an online courses during the first week of the quarter to let her or him know that you joined the course. Your instructor email address is located under Classlist on the toolbar in your class website.