Semester Classification

A student's total credits earned determines his/her semester classification. The Semester Classification chart relates total credits earned, semester classification, and students' status (i.e., class standing). The page additionally indicates how the University uses a student's classification.

The student football ticket sales schedule is based on semester classification. Details are provided by Penn State Athletics.


Reviewed: July 2014
Last Update: December 2011

Reference(s): Senate Policy 37-70