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Excess Credit

If you would like to petition for Excess Credits please download and fill out the Excess Credit petition found at the bottom of this webpage.

The criteria to take excess credits is an overall GPA of 3.0 or better.

Also please write a short personal statement as to why you would like to petition for Excess Credits. Once you have completed this, please upload both of your documents to the Office of Student Academic Services Secure Portal

In order for the CAPS Committee to review your request to take Excess Credits for Summer 2022 please be specific. Please see the sample below, for the information you will need to provide on the petition (class, section, start-end date; is it 4 week 1, 7 week 1 , 10 week 1, or 4 week 2 )

All of the information regarding the class can be found in CUNY first.

Example:

BIO 235 Anatomy and Physiology 2 LEC
Class- 8404, Section: 73A3-LEC (5929)
Start/End: 06/01/2021-07/21/2021
Seven week 1,  credits (4)

BIO 235 Anatomy and Physiology 2 LAB
Class- 8405, Section: 7LWB-LAB (5930)
Start/End: 06/01/2021-07/21/2021
Seven week 1,  credits (0)

HIST 204 - Contemporary America
Section 2WEB- LEC,
Start/End : 06/28/2021-07/22/2021
Four week 2,  credits (3)

Excess Credit Petition Application