The College and schools set a maximum number of units in which a student may enroll. Students must petition to enroll in excess units.
Study list unit limits for the College and each school appear below. A petition is required to request excess units; submit petition at the appropriate College or school advising office.
|College or School
|School of the Arts and Architecture
|School of Education and Information Studies
|Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
|College of Letters and Science
|Herb Alpert School of Music
|School of Nursing
|Meyer and Renee Luskin School of Public Affairs
|Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health
|School of Theater, Film, and Television
Effective fall 2023, the study list is limited to 22 enrolled units, except for an individual degree program that allows a different limit. Students should contact the department adviser if they encounter a study list unit limit and wish to request excess units. In all cases, students are cautioned not to enroll in a course they do not expect to actually attend.