Your Cheat Sheet to College Lingo
Don’t understand any of the college lingo your student is using? This list of terms will have you up to speed in no time.
There are currently 6 terms in this directory beginning with the letter C.
The limit on the number of students allowed in a specific course has been reached. See Class Schedule.
Withdrawing from every course in a particular semester. More about Withdrawing from classes.
Identifies the course with an abbreviation of the department and a number (ex. BIOL 1114). See Class Schedule.
Typically referred to as an “hour”; the equivalent of one hour of class per week in a regular 16-week course.