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Six Drop Rule

Senate Bill 1231

In 2007, the Texas Legislature enacted Senate Bill 1231 which provides that, except for several specific instances of good cause, undergraduate students entering as first time freshmen at a Texas public institution of higher education in the fall of 2007 or later will be limited to a total of six dropped courses during their undergraduate career.  

Policy and Procedure 02.09 Limiting the Number of Course Drops.

Letter to Students about Drop Policy