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Plan of Study, Undergraduate

 

Instructions for completing the plan of study

Meet with your primary faculty adviser and complete this form well in advance of your registration appointment time. Depending on your adviser’s availability it may take a minimum of one to three business days (Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm Eastern time) for you to be cleared for registration after completing this form.

The steps to completing this form are as follows:

  1. Write narrative responses to the three questions below.
  2. Review your remaining degree requirements on Albert by following these instructions (PDF).
  3. Study the course offerings and discuss your list of course selections with your primary faculty adviser before submitting this form.

A confirmation email will be sent to you after you submit the Plan of Study. If you do not get a confirmation email, please contact the Office of Student Services to make sure your Plan of Study was received.

What are your academic goals for this semester? What do you hope to accomplish before you graduate?

What is your area of concentration? Have you written your IAPC? Have you declared a minor if you intend to do so?

What have you done over the past semester to help realize the goals described above? In what ways have your interests, goals, and plans changed since you wrote the plan of study last semester?

(Start typing the name, then choose from the list.)


Please answer all of the questions below, which refer to the “Semester of Registration” you selected above

Are you planning to register for a Gallatin Internship?

Yes or Unsure No

Undergraduate students may enroll in as many as (but no more than) 24 total internship units during their undergraduate course of study, and as many as (but no more than) four internship units per semester.

Are you planning to register for a Stern business course?

Yes or Unsure No

No more than 31 credits in business courses can count towards the Gallatin degree. This includes courses in the Stern School, the McGhee Division in the School of Professional Studies, and those transferred from other colleges and universities.

Are you planning to register for a Gallatin Private Lesson?

Yes or Unsure No

Undergraduate students may not take more than 24 credits in private lessons during their studies at the Gallatin School. Included in this total will be units earned from Gallatin Private Lessons (INDIV-UG 1701) as well as units earned from Steinhardt music courses noted as “individual instruction in the performing arts” (e.g., Participation in NYU Orchestra, Private Vocal Training, etc.).

Are you planning to register for a Liberal Studies Program (LSP) course?

Yes or Unsure No

After matriculation at Gallatin students are not permitted to receive degree credit for LSP courses. The course code for these courses contains “- UF” (formerly prefixed with “T”).

Are you planning to register for a School of Professional Studies (SPS) course?

Yes or Unsure No

Gallatin students are not permitted to receive degree credit for certain courses in SPS. The course code for all courses in SPS contains “- UC”.

Are you planning to maintain matriculation and not enroll in courses?

Yes or Unsure No

Students may maintain matriculation by fee for a maximum of 4 semesters during their academic career, but for no more than two consecutive semesters.

Are you planning to repeat a course that you took already?

Yes or Unsure No

Most courses may be taken one time only for credit toward the BA, unless the course has been approved to be repeated for credit.

Are you planning to sit for the Colloquium this semester?

Yes or Unsure No

Students who plan to sit for the colloquium may register for “Colloquium” (COLLQ-UG, 2 units) to earn two units for successfully completing the colloquium. Registration for “Colloquium” (COLLQ-UG, 2 units) is recommended but not required for students admitted prior to summer 2015. For students admitted to Gallatin in summer 2015 and later, the colloquium credit is required.

Students planning to register for COLLQ-UG “Colloquium” should enter this course number into the course selections below. If you registered for COLLQ-UG in a prior semester, you do not need to register again; you will be assigned a grade of I (incomplete) that will change to P after you pass the colloquium.

Note: The COLLQ-UG does not count toward the 32-credit Gallatin requirement.



Course Selections

Example (permission numbers are not required for all courses)