Dropping a Course

Effective 2007, section 51.907 of the Texas Education Code applies to first-time freshman students who enroll in a Texas public institution of higher education in the fall semester of 2007 or thereafter. High school students currently enrolled in DCCCD Dual Credit, Early College and Collegiate High School are waived from this requirement until they graduate from high school.

Based on this law, DCCCD or any other Texas public Institution of higher education may not permit students to drop more than six college level credit courses during their entire under

and add period for the course are included in the six-course limit, including courses dropped at another Texas public institution of higher education, unless qualifies as an exception. Contact our college's counseling/advising office for details related to exceptions.