Courses at Other Institutions

Courses at Other Institutions

New Jersey City University students wishing to take courses at other institutions must first obtain permission, in the form of a signed waiver, prior to taking the desired courses. Waiver forms are available at the University Advisement Center, Vodra Hall, Rm. 101. Waivers for courses under way or previously taken at other institutions will not be granted. Waivers are not granted for courses equivalent to courses simultaneously offered at New Jersey City University. 

Students wishing to substitute a course from another institution for a General Studies Program requirement or elective must submit Application for Waiver of General Studies Requirement forms for evaluation and approval to their advisors and the Dean of William J. Maxwell College of Arts and Sciences. Students must then bring the signed waiver forms to the Transfer Resource Center, University Advisement Center, Vodra Hall, Rm. 101. Waivers for courses under way or previously taken at other institutions will not be granted. Waivers are not granted for courses equivalent to courses simultaneously offered at New Jersey City University. 

Students wishing to substitute courses from other institutions for requirements or electives in their major programs must submit Waiver of Major Requirement forms for evaluation and approval to their advisors and major department chairpersons to the Transfer Resource Center, University Advisement Center, Vodra Hall, Rm. 101. Waivers for courses under way or previously taken at other institutions will not be granted. Waivers are not granted for courses equivalent to courses simultaneously offered at New Jersey City University. 

In all cases, students will receive transfer credit for courses taken at other institutions in which they earn grades of “C” (2.0) or better. 

Students matriculated at New Jersey City University cannot receive financial aid as visiting students at other schools. However, students should check with the financial aid office of the schools they are visiting to determine whether there exist consortium agreements with New Jersey City University, for purposes of enrollment there. Such agreements must be reviewed and processed by the financial aid offices at each school. Supporting statements indicating that the course(s) will be credited toward a student’s degree requirements must also be submitted. 

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