Matriculated students are those who have met all admission requirements and have declared their intention to obtain a degree.

Non-matriculated students are those who have not been admitted to a degree program but are eligible to enroll as full- or part-time students. Non-matriculated students include those who enroll in courses for self-enrichment and are not following any specific degree program requirements.

Non-matriculated students seeking to matriculate into a degree program must declare their intent with the Office of Admission.

Classification of undergraduate students

Matriculated students are classified according to the following number of semester hours of credit completed toward their degree:

Classification–credit hours

  • First-year/freshman: 0–30
  • Sophomore: 31–60
  • Junior: 61–90
  • Senior: At least 91