Course Substitution Petition Information

Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Complete the Course Substitution Petition linked here. Make sure to include your full name, ID, UCSC email, UCSC course you are replacing, and the name and number of the course you will be taking at a Community College. 

  • Send an email to the Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Directors, Kevin Karplus (karplus@ucsc.edu) and David Bernick (dbernick@ucsc.edu).  Your email should include the following: 

    • Subject Line: Course Substitution - YOUR STUDENT ID

    • Full name

    • Student ID

    • Major

    • Curriculum year you’ve been following

    • and Brief explanation of your request in the body of your email.

  • Professor Karplus will respond to your inquiry in 2 - 4 weeks. 

Computer Engineering, Network and Digital Technology, Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, Statistics, Computer Science Game Design, Robotics 
  • Complete the Course Substitution Petition linked here. Make sure to include your full name, ID, UCSC email, UCSC course you are replacing, and the name and number of the course you will be taking at a another school. 

  • Email a PDF of the form to advising@soe.ucsc.edu. The subject line of the email should be, “Course Substitution - YOUR STUDENT ID.” 

  • Our office will email you the Department’s response to your petition in 2 - 4 weeks. 

Computer Science
  • Complete a Computer Science Course Substitution Petition linked here

  • Send an email to csugraddir@soe.ucsc.edu with the subject line, “Course Substitution - YOUR STUDENT ID. Be sure that your email includes a PDF of your petition form and your full name.

Technology and Information Management
  • Complete the Course Substitution Petition linked here. Make sure to include your full name, ID, UCSC email, UCSC course you are replacing, and the name and number of the course you will be taking at a Community College. 

  • Email a PDF of the form to the TIM Undergraduate Director, Subhas Desa, and CC the BSOE Adviser, Greta Hull. Their emails are sdesa@ucsc.edu and ghull@ucsc.edu, respectively. The subject line of the email should be, “Course Substitution Petition - YOUR STUDENT ID.”

  • Our office will email you the Department’s response to your petition in 2 - 4 weeks.