If you withdraw from a class, the class will appear on your transcript as a "W".
Consider auditing the class(es). "AD" will appear on your transcript.
Check with financial aid to make sure you meet the minimum course load required to receive your award.
Contact your department, as some individual departments require students to take more credits per semester than the Graduate College does.
Graduate assistants: contact Brianne Heinle at Graduate Financial Services in the Graduate College to ensure you are carrying the required course load to keep your assistantship.
International Students have particular regulations governing their F-1 visa status. Before dropping a class, or if you are considering a leave of absence from your studies, contact an International Student Advisor to discuss options and rules regarding your F-1 status.
Please note: If you drop below full-time, you may be in violation of your F-1 visa status. Students can only include three credits of online courses each term towards their full-time enrollment requirement.