Student Forms

Course Registration Instructions- Instructions to register for courses

Course Overload Request - Graduate Students are restricted to 12 credit hours per semester (Fall/Spring), and up to 6 hours in the Summer terms. In some situations, students may request to increase the maximum hours taken in a specific term.

  • Click this link to go directly to the Graduate Academic Petition.
  • To access the Graduate Academic Petition through Banner Self Service:
  • Log onto 49erExpress, then click on Banner Self Service.
  • From there select Students Services/Student Accounts -> Student Records -> Academic Petition-Graduate Students

Leave of Absence - Students who must remain continuously enrolled in the University, and will not be using University resources, must file a leave of absence request.

  • Click this link to go directly to the Graduate Academic Petition.
  • To access the Graduate Academic Petition through Banner Self Service:
  • Log onto 49erExpress, then click on Banner Self Service.
  • From there select Students Services/Student Accounts -> Student Records -> Academic Petition-Graduate Students

Special Request - To late add or late drop a course, transfer credit, substitute courses, or make any other special request.

  • Click this link to go directly to the Graduate Academic Petition.
  • To access the Graduate Academic Petition through Banner Self Service:
  • Log onto 49erExpress, then click on Banner Self Service.
  • From there select Students Services/Student Accounts -> Student Records -> Academic Petition-Graduate Students