Application for Independent Study

Independent Study is a tutorial arrangement with a faculty member when a student would like to research a topic that is not offered as a course. Independent Study requires permission of the instructor, advisor, and department chair. Students are limited to one Directed or Independent Study per term. Contact if you encounter any problems with this form.

Advisor's Name *
Semester *
Course Number*
Grade Option *
Instructor's Name*
Note: The student must have completed at least 30 credits prior to this course and be in academic Good Standing.
Note: The substance and/or nature of the course must not duplicate the work and title of any course listed in the current catalog.
Note: Awarding of credit hours must be in compliance with Whittier College Credit Hour Academic Policy.
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Registrar Assignment

Instructor Review

Instructor's Approval for Independent Studies*

Check Point Review

Does this petition require Department Chair? *

Department Chair Review

Department Chair *

Final Review

Final Review *