Category: Records and Registration

Academic Load – Students

A full-time student is one who is enrolled in 12 or more credit hours of course work per semester. Average full-time enrollment for most students will vary between 15 and 18 hours of credit. Students who wish to carry more than 21 credit hours must have prior approval from the Vice President of Enrollment and [...]

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Add a Program of Study or Major

Use the following form to add a program of study or major. Download Request to Add Additional Program form 

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Adding and Dropping Courses

When You Can Drop or Add Courses Students may only drop or add a class during the drop/add period. Dropping a Course Use the Drop/Add feature to make changes to your schedule after you have registered for courses.  You may drop and/or add courses during the designated registration periods. Requests for tuition refund must be made by [...]

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Application for North Carolina Residency

With each new semester, residency applications are nearing a deadline. Below are the following dates: Use this form to appeal your residency status. Download North Carolina Residency & Tuition Status Application 

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Attendance Requirements

Student are expected to attend every class for which they are scheduled and to arrive on time. Instructors will keep an accurate record of class attendance. Students are responsible for contacting their instructors when unavoidable absences occur and for maintaining contact every few days during any necessary extended absence. Students are responsible for withdrawing from [...]

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Confidentiality of Student Records

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) is a Federal law that governs the maintenance of student records. This act, with which the College intends to comply fully, protects the privacy of educational records, establishes the right for students enrolled to inspect records kept by the College about the student and the [...]

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Course Repeat Rule

Students may repeat one time a course for which they received credit regardless of the grade received unless specified in the curriculum. Although both grades will appear on the student’s record, only the higher grade will be counted toward the cumulative grade-point average. For students receiving Veteran’s benefits, approval is required prior to repeating any [...]

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Course Residency Requirement

A minimum of 25% of the total number of credit hours required for graduation in a particular program must be taken at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. No more than75% of required credit hours can be accepted for transfer credit.

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Degree & Enrollment Verification

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide enrollment and degree verifications. The National Student Clearinghouse can be contacted using the information below. Contact Information Online www.degreeverify.org By Mail National Student Clearinghouse 2300 Dulles Station Boulevard, Suite 300 Herndon, Virginia 20171

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Drop/Add Penalty

You will incur a penalty for dropping or adding during the drop/add period of any semester. To avoid this 25% penalty, if you do plan to drop and add a course, both processes must take place within the same transaction. This penalty is the responsibility of the student and must be paid. Please make every [...]

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