Common Curriculum students may request transfer courses taken after high school graduation and prior to enrollment at SMU be considered for fulfillment of general education or departmental credit requirements.
Before continuing, you will be asked to attach the following documents to your petition:
- Course Syllabus: Syllabus must include university name, semester, year, instructor, student learning outcomes, course schedule, grading scale, and basic assignment details.
- Transfer Evaluation Report: The current TER must have the course being petitioned listed with a C- or higher. Pass/fail is not eligible to be petitioned. Re-evaluation courses must not have an SMU Course Equivalency (i.e., course must have XX, YY, AA, etc. after the first two numbers).
Option 1 - Request Foundation, Breadth, or Free-Elective Credit.
Option 1 Petition
Option 2 - Request departmental credit (e.g., major or minor).
Option 2 Petition