Application for Special Registration

Use this form to register for one of the following:

  • Directed Study (285): Opportunity to pursue individualized learning with a faculty member in January term, within or outside the major, at the sophomore level or above.
  • Directed Study (295): Opportunity to pursue individualized learning with a faculty member in the fall, spring or summer terms, within or outside the major, at the sophomore level or above.
  • Directed Readings (375): Opportunity to follow a prescribed reading list under the direction of a faculty member. 
  • Directed Research (389): Opportunity to get involved in a research project under the supervision of a faculty member.
  • Independent Study (395): Offered as a way to design a course of study not otherwise available in the curriculum.
  • Course by Arrangement: If a course is not offered in a semester, you can, with special permission, complete the course on an "arranged" basis with the instructor.