Minimum Enrollment Requirements

Graduate students should follow the minimum enrollment requirements set by their graduate assistantship, government funding guidelines, student visa status, educational loan deferment program, etc.

Graduate assistants are not required to register for courses during the summer term. 

Status Minimum Enrollment, Fall or Spring Semester Minimum Enrollment, Summer Term
Full-time Status 9 credit hours 6 credit hours
Eligibility for Graduate Assistantship 1 credit hour 0 credit hours
Exempt from FICA/Medicare Withholding on Graduate Assistantship 4 credit hours  4 credit hours
Access to UNL Services (building door access, libraries, health center, rec center) 1 credit hour 1 credit hour