Auditing a Course

Course audit is defined as the enrollment of a student in a course without award or notation on the student's transcript of credit, units attempted, grade, or grade points.

Eligibility Criteria

You may be permitted to audit classes under the following circumstances:

  • You may be permitted to audit a course only in order to address specific or unusual educational circumstances.
  • Course audit may be requested only upon recommendation of a college counselor and approval of the instructor.
  • If you are auditing a class must complete the same coursework and tests as regularly enrolled students.
  • A course may be audited only one time.
  • Petition to audit may only be made during the late registration period (first two weeks of the term)
  • Audit is allowed only on a space-available basis after all other credit-seeking students have been added
  • Students enrolled in classes to receive credit for 10 or more semester units shall not be charged a fee to audit three or fewer semester units per semester.

For complete information, please refer to BP/AP 5201.