A Saint Leo University WorldWide student is considered full-time
when attempting two courses per term. This is equivalent to a
student attempting 12 credits in a traditional 16-week semester.
Course load limits are established to help ensure the success of
each WorldWide student. We simply want to make sure each student is
attempting the number of courses he/she is capable of completing
successfully. A WorldWide student will be permitted to take more
than two courses if the following condition is met:
If the above condition is met a student will be permitted to
register for 3 classes.
A student will only be permitted to register for 4 classes if
the following condition is met:
No student will ever be permitted to take 5 or more classes in a
* A student with a G.P.A. of 2.5 - 2.99 may petition to take 3
courses by submitting a one page, single-spaced essay explaining
why he/she should receive a waiver of the above guidelines
pertaining to 3 classes. The essay should include an action plan
for the student to meet academic, work and family obligations.