Exceptions to College and University policies are approved only under rare and extraordinary circumstances.

To request an exception to policy you must submit a Petition for Exception to Policy Form.

For the following exceptions you only need to submit the forms below:

Request a High Credit Load for Fall 2018
Request a High Credit Load for Winter 2019
Request a High Credit Load for Spring 2019
High Credit Load requests are forms completed online only.

Request a Time Conflict

Completed petitions should be delivered in person, emailed to cmnsque@umd.edu, or mailed to the CMNS Student Services Office; hard copies of the Exception to Policy and Time Conflict forms are available in the office at 1300 Symons Hall.