Policy Regarding College Work Done While in High School or During a Gap Year
College courses taken while in high school or during a gap year may be transferred for purpose credit* (no numeric credit is transferred) only if ALL of the below criteria are met:
Summer courses have additional requirements:
If the work meets all of the above mentioned criteria, you will need to:
The official transcript and letter from your high school can be hand delivered to the Office of the University Registrar in sealed envelopes or mailed to the address below:
Office of the University Registrar, MS 068
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453
If your petition is approved, you may contact the appropriate department regarding major/minor credit and complete the Online Petition to Request Substitution for a Requirement.
*Please be aware that once the courses are approved, they may be used only for placement purposes, general university requirements, and major/minor requirements as allowed by individual departments and programs. The courses will not count towards academic residency (the 32 courses/128 credits needed to graduate).