Student Affairs

Petition to Overload Form

The Assistant Dean of Student Affairs will not approve an overload in any semester or summer term for a student with a GPA 2.7 or below.

An academic overload for full-time students in any Fall or Spring semester means more than fifteen (15) credit hours. Under no circumstances can a full-time student take more than eighteen (18) credit hours in any Fall or Spring semester.

An academic overload for part-time students in any Fall or Spring semester means more than twelve (12) credit hours. Under no circumstances can a part-time student take more than fifteen (15) credit hours per Fall or Spring semester.

No student will receive permission to take an overload during the first year.

During the summer term for full and part-time students, an academic overload means more than eight (8) credit hours. Under no circumstances may a student request more than twelve (12) credit hours during the summer term.

First Name:
Last Name:
Student ID:
Student Email:
Date:09-20-2019
Student Phone Number:
Year in Law School:
GPA:
Semester to Overload: Fall Spring Summer
Year to Overload:
Division: Full-Time Part-Time
Hours Employed per Week:
List all the courses that you plan to take in the semester that you are requesting to overload:
Total number of credit hours you are requesting
Good cause must be shown. Attach additional pages and supporting documents as may be necessary to show good cause.
Supporting Document #1:
Supporting Document #2:
Supporting Document #3:

Overload petitions will not be granted if the GPA is below 2.7.

Please see the Student Handbook for additional information.

http://www.law.du.edu/student-handbook/course-study#overload


Sturm College of Law
University of Denver
2255 E. Evans Avenue
Denver, CO 80208