With this interactive form, you can check whether you’re eligible for a Writing Course Equivalency Review (formerly known as a “waiver”)—and, if you are, it will provide you with instructions on how to request one.
We also recommend that you review our full guidelines for requesting a Writing Course Equivalency Review and note our submission and response timeline:
|Submit your materials by:||Receive a decision in time for:|
|August 1, 2018||Late Orientation Attendees or Transfer Students enrolling in Fall 2018 classes.|
|October 2, 2018||Continuing Student Registration for Spring 2019 (Begins Oct. 22, 2018)|
|December 11, 2018||New or Transfer Student Registration for Spring 2018 (Begins Jan. 4, 2019)|
|February 26, 2019||Continuing Student Registration for Fall 2018 (Begins Mar. 22, 2019)|
|August 1, 2019||Late Orientation Attendees or Transfer Students enrolling in Fall 2018 classes.|
Note: First-Year Writing faculty directors are only retained on 10-month contracts and are not available to conduct Writing Course Equivalency Reviews between June 1 and July 31.
We no longer accept hard copy applications, only online requests.