Academic Load


  1. One semester unit is equivalent to eighteen (18) weeks or 54 hours of instruction in the form of lecture, discussion, tutoring, or a combination of any of these forms within a semester or summer term.
  2. An undergraduates student shall be allowed to carry not more than 24 units a semester except in cases where the curricular program allows him to carry a maximum of 27 units only on his last semester.
  3. In the summer term, the normal load shall be nine (9) units. Only in exceptional cases as determined by the Dean shall a student be allowed to carry twelve (12) units.
  4. In the graduate school level regular students shall be allowed to take 12 units and those who are employee/working shall be allowed to carry a maximum load of 9 units.