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Advising Quick Facts
- Students need 192 credit hours to graduate.
- The last 60 credit-hours (15 courses) of your degree must be completed at DePaul.
- Students can transfer up to 99 credit-hours from junior colleges (for example, College of DuPage).
- Students can transfer up to 132 credit-hours from a four-year university.
Can I take a GEO course as an Allied Field?
Yes, but only in consultation with and permission from your advisor. A
student can also register in a GEO course that is cross-listed under
another department’s number and use that course as an Allied Field, with
consent of the advisor.
When I am a senior preparing for graduation, when do I need to apply for Degree Conferral?
Students need to apply for Degree Conferral the quarter
before their final quarter. This is accomplished using CampusConnect
(Students > Graduation > Apply for Degree Conferral). Students
need 132 credit-hours to apply for Degree Conferral. After applying for
Degree Conferral, students need to set up an appointment with LAS
Graduation for their graduation check – 773-325-7310 or LAS Office (2350
N. Clifton Avenue), suite 130.