As of August 12, 2019:The Reduced Course Load Process is 100% Paperless! Please review How to Apply for specific application instructions.
All F-1 or J-1 international students must obtain prior authorization from our office to drop below full-time course enrollment. Students who drop below a full-time course load without prior authorization will fall out of legal status. Students must be eligible for Reduced Course Load to apply.
Reduced Course Load applications must be submitted to ISSO no later than the Add/Drop deadline for the semester in which they are applying for.
Please review the eligibility requirements and the application instructions for further information.